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YAGODKA Andriy

sabre
Rank39
Pts36.50
Age31
HandR

Personal Information

Residence Odessa, UKR

Occupation Athlete

Languages English, Russian, Ukrainian

Higher education Management - Odessa National Polytechnic University: Ukraine

GoldSilverBronzeTotal
World Cup-112
Padoue (ITALY), 2015-01-30Tbilisi (GEORGIA), 2015-10-09
Zone Championships--11
Legnano (ITALY), 2012-06-15
1--1
Baku (AZERBAIJAN), 2015-06-23
1--1
Prague (CZECH REPUBLIC), 2016-04-16

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport? He began fencing in 1997 in Odessa, Ukraine.

Why this sport? He was introduced to the sport by his father, who was a sabre fencer.

Club / Team Central Sports Club of the Armed Forces: Ukraine

Name of coach Oleksandr Vasyutin, UKR; Garnik Davidyan, UKR

Handedness Right

General Interest

Hobbies Basketball. (Athlete, 11 Jun 2019)

Memorable sporting achievement Winning gold in individual sabre at the 2015 European Games in Baku, Azerbaijan. (Athlete, 11 Jun 2019)

Most influential person in career His first coach Sergey Boryachynsky. (Athlete, 22 Mar 2016)

Hero / Idol Ukrainian sabre fencer Volodymyr Lukashenko, Romanian sabre fencer Mihai Covaliu, US basketball player Michael Jordan. (Athlete, 22 Mar 2016)

Sporting philosophy / motto "You go onto the piste not for revenge, but simply with the goal of beating your opponent." (sport-express.ua, 27 Jun 2012)

Awards and honours He was named among the Best Athletes of the Odessa region of Ukraine in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014. (porto-fr.odessa.ua, 23 Jan 2015, 29 Dec 2011; vo.od.ua, 28 Dec 2013, 25 Dec 2012)

He has received the title of Honoured Master of Sport in Ukraine. (nffu.org.ua, 19 Apr 2019; dsmsu.gov.ua, 28 Dec 2018)

Ambitions To win a medal at the Olympic Games. (Athlete, 11 Jun 2019)

Other information FURTHER EDUCATION
He has completed a degree in physical education at the South Ukrainian National Pedagogical University in Odessa, Ukraine. (Athlete, 11 Jun 2019)

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