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YAGODKA Andriy

sabre
Rank31
Pts44.00
Age30
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? His father was a sabre fencer and introduced him to the sport.

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, 22 Mar 2016)

Memorable sporting achievement Winning gold in individual sabre at the 2015 European Games in Baku, Azerbaijan. (Athlete, 28 Jun 2015)

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 2012 and 2013. (vo.od.ua, 28 Dec 2013, 25 Dec 2012)

He holds the title of Honoured Master of Sport in Ukraine. (dsmsu.gov.ua, 30 Dec 2016)

Other information FURTHER EDUCATION
He also studied physical education at the South Ukrainian National Pedagogical University. (Athlete, 28 Jun 2015)

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