Personal Information

Family Two daughters

Occupation Athlete, Coach

Languages English, Estonian, Russian

License number 09061980000

World Cup3-36
Tallin (ESTONIA), 2010-02-13Tallin (ESTONIA), 2011-03-04
Tallin (ESTONIA), 2012-03-02Paris (FRANCE), 2013-05-03
Paris (FRANCE), 2018-05-11Berne (SWITZERLAND), 2015-10-23
World Championship21-3
Paris (FRANCE), 2010-11-05Leipzig (GERMANY), 2017-07-19
Budapest (HUNGARY), 2013-08-06
Zone Championships-213
Legnano (ITALY), 2012-06-15Tbilisi (GEORGIA), 2017-06-13
Novi Sad (SERBIA), 2018-06-17
Grand Prix3249
Bogota (COLOMBIA), 2009-06-12Vancouver - British Columbia (CANADA), 2013-03-23Stockholm (SWEDEN), 2011-05-14
Stockholm (SWEDEN), 2012-05-12Vancouver - British Columbia (CANADA), 2014-03-22Doha (QATAR), 2012-02-10
Budapest (HUNGARY), 2015-03-20Doha (QATAR), 2013-01-18
Doha (QATAR), 2016-12-09
Stockholm (SWEDEN), 2007-02-10Turku (FINLAND), 2008-10-18
Turku (FINLAND), 2007-10-13
Oslo (NORWAY), 2007-11-10
Copenhague (DENMARK), 2008-10-25
Stockholm (SWEDEN), 2012-01-21
Stockholm (SWEDEN), 2013-01-12
Turku (FINLAND), 2013-10-12
Stockholm (SWEDEN), 2015-01-10

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport? He took up the sport in 1992, and began competing in 1998.

Club / Team Le Glaive: Tallinn, EST

Handedness Right

International Debut

Year 1999

Competing for Estonia

General Interest

Nicknames Kolya (ohtuleht.ee, 14 Nov 2015)

Injuries He had to withdraw from the 2017 Estonian Championships due to health reasons. (sport.ohtuleht.ee, 17 Apr 2017)

Awards and honours He was named the 2017 Best Male Athlete in Tallinn, Estonia. (uudised.tv3.ee, 19 Dec 2017)

He was named the 2010 and 2013 Best Male Athlete in Estonia. (Facebook page, 19 Jun 2018; esbl.ee, 13 Jun 2017)

In 2011 he was presented with the Order of the White Star [Third Class]. The award is given in recognition of services rendered to the Estonian state. (Facebook page, 19 Jun 2018; news.err.ee, 02 Feb 2011)

Other information COACHING
He has also worked as a coach for the Estonian national epee team. (sport.err.ee, 23 Dec 2018)


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