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REMIZOVA Elena
Sport Para biathlon, Para cross-country
NPC Russia   
GenderWomen
Age32
Place of BirthPetukhovo, URS
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
B3
Guide
Andrei Tokarev
Further Personal Information
Residence
Tyumen, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began skiing in 1995 in Shadrinsk, Russian Federation.
Club / Team
Centre of Sports Preparation No.72: Tyumen, RUS
Name of coach
Nikolay Parkhomenko [personal], RUS
Senior International Debut
Year
2010
Competing for
Russia
Tournament
World Cup
Location
Germany
General Interest
Hobbies
Karaoke, shopping with friends, buying souvenirs. (Athlete, 13 Dec 2017)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning three gold medals at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi. (Athlete, 13 Dec 2017)
Most influential person in career
Her friends. (Athlete, 13 Dec 2017)
Hero / Idol
Belarusian biathlete Darya Domracheva, Russian biathletes Anton Shipulin and Evgeniy Garanichev. (Athlete, 13 Dec 2017)
Awards and honours
In 2014 she received the title of Honoured Master of Sport in Russian Federation. (minsport.gov.ru, 11 Mar 2014)

She received the Order for Merit to the Fatherland [fourth grade] in Russian Federation, in recognition of her performance at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi. (kremlin.ru, 17 Mar 2014)
Other sports
She competed in biathlon and cross-country skiing at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi. (SportsDeskOnline, 16 Mar 2014)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (Athlete, 13 Dec 2017)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games - Para biathlon
Rank Year Event Result
4 2014 6km Individual - Visually Impaired 21:34.7
4 2014 12.5km Individual - Visually Impaired 37:59.4
Paralympic Games - Para cross-country
Rank Year Event Result
1 2014 15km Classic Style - Visually Impaired 50:10.4
2 2014 1km Sprint Freestyle - Visually Impaired 4:17.1
1 2014 4 x 2.5km Relay Mixed 27:35.6 
1 2014 5km Freestyle - Visually Impaired 13:40.2 
World Championships - Para biathlon
Rank Year Event Result
3 2010/2011 3km Pursuit - Visually Impaired 11:52.1
1 2010/2011 7.5km Sprint - Visually Impaired 27:07.5
5 2010/2011 12.5km Individual - Visually Impaired 49:54.6
3 2012/2013 6km Individual - Visually Impaired 21:44.1
4 2012/2013 10km Middle - Visually Impaired 36:19.6
3 2012/2013 12.5km Individual - Visually Impaired 43:06.3
4 2014/2015 6km Individual - Visually Impaired 20:12.7
3 2014/2015 10km Middle - Visually Impaired 35:10.1
2 2014/2015 12.5km Individual - Visually Impaired 42:26.9
World Championships - Para cross-country
Rank Year Event Result
1 2010/2011 5km - Visually Impaired 14:31.5
1 2010/2011 15km - Visually Impaired 47:44.1
4 2010/2011 1km Sprint - Visually Impaired  
1 2010/2011 3 x 2.5km Relay Open 19:48.4
2 2012/2013 1km Sprint - Visually Impaired  
1 2012/2013 15km - Visually Impaired 44:12.9
1 2012/2013 4 x 2.5km Relay Mixed 28:44.1
2 2012/2013 5km - Visually Impaired 16:24.7
2 2014/2015 15km - Visually Impaired 47:21.1
1 2014/2015 1km Sprint - Visually Impaired  
1 2014/2015 4 x 2.5km Relay Mixed 29:47.5
1 2014/2015 5km - Visually Impaired 16:00.4