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VAUCHUNOVICH Siarhei
Sport Para biathlon, Para cross-country
NPC Belarus   
GenderMen
Age53
Place of BirthSlonim, URS
Height1.74 m
Weight 64 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
LW6
Further Personal Information
Residence
Slonim, BLR
Occupation
Carpenter
Languages
English, Russian
Higher education
Trade - Carpenter
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began skiing at age 10 while at school in Belarus.
Why this sport?
"To improve my health and to become a real athlete."
Name of coach
Siarhei Dmukhovski
Senior International Debut
Year
2013
Competing for
Belarus
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi. (Athlete, 09 Mar 2014)
Most influential person in career
His mother. (Athlete, 09 Mar 2014)
Hero / Idol
Swedish cross-country skier and race car driver Gunde Svan. (Athlete, 09 Mar 2014)
Impairment
His amputation is the result of an injury. (Athlete, 09 Mar 2014)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games - Para cross-country
Rank Year Event Result
11 2014 20km Classic Style - Standing 1:07:36.2 
23 2014 1km Sprint Freestyle - Standing 4:29.13
8 2014 4 x 2.5km Relay Mixed 29:27.9
25 2014 10km Freestyle - Standing 29:04.8