Family Wife Victoria, daughter Nika
Residence Samara, RUS
Occupation Armed Forces Athlete
Languages English, Russian
Higher education Physical Education, Sport Studies - Samara State Academy of Social Sciences and Humanities: Russia
License number 07051988001
|Heidenheim (GERMANY), 2010-03-26||Paris (FRANCE), 2016-05-20|
|Paris (FRANCE), 2014-05-02|
|Budapest (HUNGARY), 2013-08-06|
|Legnano (ITALY), 2012-06-15||Leipzig (GERMANY), 2010-07-16|
|Montreux (SWITZERLAND), 2015-06-07|
When and where did you begin this sport? He began fencing at age nine in Samara, Russian Federation.
Why this sport? He initially played tennis but his coach moved abroad. His mother, who knew a sports school director, then encouraged him to switch to fencing.
Club / Team Central Sports Army Club [RUS] / Samara Regional Sports School of Olympic Reserve No.5 [RUS]:
Name of coach Viktor Vdovin [personal], RUS, from 2004; Mikhail Ievlev [personal], RUS
Competing for Russia
Tournament World Cup
Location Doha, QAT
Hobbies Alpine skiing. (Athlete, 08 Jun 2019)
Most influential person in career His first coach Oleg Kopyonkin. (Athlete, 24 Mar 2016)
Awards and honours He has received the title of Honoured Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (rusfencing.ru, 22 Jan 2021)
Ambitions To win medals at the world championships and the Olympic Games. (Athlete, 08 Jun 2019)
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