Family Wife Natalia, two sons
Residence Kiev, UKR
Languages English, Russian, Ukrainian
Higher education Coaching - National University of Physical Education and Sport of Ukraine: Kiev, UKR
License number 07121984001
|Berne (SWITZERLAND), 2019-11-22||Bratislava (SLOVAKIA), 2004-02-14|
|Heidenheim (GERMANY), 2009-03-27|
|Berne (SWITZERLAND), 2017-10-27|
|Budapest (HUNGARY), 2019-07-16|
|Budapest (HUNGARY), 2020-03-06|
When and where did you begin this sport? He began fencing at age eight in Izmail, Ukraine.
Why this sport? His parents, who are fencing coaches, introduced him to the sport.
Club / Team Central Sports Club of the Armed Forces [UKR] / Kiev School of Supreme Sports Skill [UKR]:
Name of coach Dmytro Reizlin [father], UKR; Maksym Lisov [personal], UKR
Hobbies Football, volleyball, ice hockey, billiards, bowling. (Athlete, 07 Jul 2018)
Memorable sporting achievement Winning individual bronze and team silver at the 2019 World Championships in Budapest, Hungary. (Athlete, 13 Aug 2020)
Most influential person in career His parents. (Athlete, 09 Jul 2014)
Hero / Idol Russian epee fencer Pavel Kolobkov. (Athlete, 09 Jul 2014)
Injuries He suffered a foot injury during a qualification bout at the 2010 World Championships in Paris, France, and could not continue in the competition. (uspa.com.ua, 22 Nov 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto "The main thing is not how many times you fall, but how often you rise after that." (Athlete, 09 Jun 2019)
Awards and honours He was part of the Ukrainian epee team that was named the 2019 Best Team of the Year by the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine. (noc-ukr.org, 09 Mar 2020)
He has received the title of Honoured Master of Sport in Ukraine. (dsmsu.gov.ua, 28 Dec 2019; nffu.org.ua, 25 Dec 2019)
Ambitions To compete at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 13 Aug 2020)
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