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SHAROV Egor
Sport Para athletics
NPC RPC   
GenderMen
Age33
Place of BirthBarnaul, URS
Height1.93 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
F13, T13
Further Personal Information
Residence
Yekaterinburg, RUS
Languages
English, Russian
Higher education
Management - Altai State University: Barnaul, RUS
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training in 2008 in Barnaul, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
"I believe athletics is the king of all sports, and I love it."
Club / Team
Rodnik Yekaterinburg [RUS] / Altai Regional Centre of Sports Preparation [RUS]:
Name of coach
Sergey Manuylov [personal], RUS, from 2010; Boris Kaveshnikov [personal], RUS
Senior International Debut
Year
2012
Competing for
Russia
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Stadskanaal, NED
General Interest
Hobbies
Hiking, photography. (Athlete, 26 Oct 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Claiming gold in the T13 800m at the 2015 World Championships in Doha, Qatar and silver in the T12 800m at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (Athlete, 26 Oct 2019)
Hero / Idol
Soviet and Russian Greco-Roman wrestler Alexander Karelin, Kenyan middle-distance runners David Rudisha and Asbel Kiprop. (Athlete, 11 Jun 2016, 07 Oct 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Healthy body, healthy mind." (altaimolodoi.ru, 28 Sep 2012)
Awards and honours
He holds the title of Honoured Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (fss.org.ru, 18 Dec 2020)

In 2019 and 2015 he was named among the Best Para Athletes of the Year in the Altai region of the Russian Federation. (altaisport.ru, 26 Dec 2019; info-vb.ru, 18 Feb 2016)

In recognition of his performance at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London, he was presented with the Order for Merit to the Fatherland in the Russian Federation. (kremlin.ru, 10 Sep 2012)
Ambitions
To win gold at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 11 Mar 2021)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
12 2012 1500m T13 4:10.83
2 2012 800m T12 1:56.65
5 2021 1500m T13 3:56.36
8 2021 400m T13 50.96
World Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
1 2013 800m T12 1:50.02
1 2013 400m T12 49.16
1 2015 800m T13 1:53.16
2 2015 400m T13 48.42
4 2019 1500m T13 3:50.60
2 2019 400m T13 49.07
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
1 2014 400m T13 48.99
1 2016 800m T13 1:55.26
1 2016 400m T13 48.37
4 2021 400m T13 50.40
2 2021 1500m T13 3:49.72