Family Wife Victoria, daughter Nika
Residence Samara, RUS
Occupation Athlete, Serves in the Army
Languages English, Russian
Higher education Physical Education, Sport Studies - Samara State Academy of Social Sciences and Humanities: Russia
|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 Club of the Air Force [RUS] / Samara Regional Sports School of Olympic Reserve No.5 [RUS]:
Name of coach Alexander Glazunov [national], RUS; 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. (Athlete, 08 Jun 2019; rusfencing.ru, 19 May 2019)
Ambitions To win medals at the world championships and the Olympic Games. (Athlete, 08 Jun 2019)
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