Personal Information

Family Wife Ekaterina, son Alexei

Residence Zvenigorod, RUS

Occupation Athlete

Languages Russian

Higher education Physical Education, Sport Studies - East Kazakhstan State University: Öskemen, KAZ

Zone Championships-112
Nantong (CHINA), 2007-08-22Tbilisi (GEORGIA), 2017-06-13
Grand Prix--22
Doha (QATAR), 2010-01-22
Budapest (HUNGARY), 2018-03-23
Baku (AZERBAIJAN), 2015-06-24
Split (CROATIA), 2018-10-14

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport? He began fencing in 1996 in Oskemen, Kazakhstan.

Why this sport? He followed his older brother into the sport.

Club / Team Central Sports Army Club [RUS] / SK Vulkan Zvenigorod [RUS]:

Name of coach Vasily Skornevsky [personal], from 2004; Alexander Chernyshev [personal], from 2008; Yan Gusta [personal]

Handedness Right

International Debut

Year 2005

Competing for Kazakhstan

Tournament World Cup

Location Tallinn, EST

General Interest

Hobbies Reading, spending time with family. (Athlete, 07 Jun 2019)

Memorable sporting achievement Winning gold in team epee at the 2017 European Championships in Tbilisi, Georgia. (Athlete, 07 Jun 2019)

Most influential person in career His coaches. (Athlete, 24 Mar 2016)

Awards and honours He has received the title of Honoured Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (Athlete, 07 Jun 2019; rusfencing.ru, 19 May 2019)

Ambitions To win medals at the world championships and the Olympic Games. (Athlete, 07 Jun 2019)

Other information MOVE FROM KAZAKHSTAN
Born in Kazakhstan, he also has Russian citizenship. He made his international debut for the Russian Federation at the 2009 World Cup event in Paris, France. (Athlete, 24 Mar 2016)


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