Residence Kiev, UKR
Occupation Athlete, Student
Languages Russian, Ukrainian
Higher education Sports Management - National University of Physical Education and Sport of Ukraine: Kiev, UKR
|Berne (SWITZERLAND), 2017-10-27|
When and where did you begin this sport? He took up the sport in 2005 in Kiev, Ukraine, and in 2009 began training professionally.
Why this sport? His father encouraged him to do the sport.
Club / Team Kiev School of Supreme Sports Skill [UKR] / Central Sports Club of the Armed Forces [UKR]:
Name of coach Volodymyr Stankevych Sr. [father, personal, national], UKR, from 2010
Competing for Ukraine
Tournament World Cup
Location Heidenheim, GER
Nicknames Vova (sport-express.ua, 19 Jul 2017)
Hobbies Movies, TV series, music, psychology, books, food. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2018)
Memorable sporting achievement Winning bronze in the individual epee at the 2017 World Cup event in Bern, Switzerland. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2018)
Most influential person in career His family, coaches and teammates. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2018)
Hero / Idol Ukrainian fencer Bohdan Nikishyn, Estonian fencer Nikolai Novosjolov, Ukrainian boxers Oleksandr Usyk and Vasyl Lomachenko, Russian mixed martial artist Khabib Nurmagomedov, Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2018)
Awards and honours He has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Ukraine. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2018; dsmsu.gov.ua, 28 Dec 2017)
Famous relatives His father Volodymyr Stankevych Sr. has worked as a coach of the Ukrainian national epee team. (sport-express.ua, 15 Jun 2018)
Ambitions To win medals at the European, world championships and Olympic Games. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2018)
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