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SAMIGULINA Alina
Sport Para athletics
NPC Russia   
GenderWomen
Age23
Place of BirthMesyagutovo, RUS
Height1.75 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T11
Guide
Anatoly Bystrov
Further Personal Information
Family
Husband Albert Asadullin
Residence
Ufa, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began training in 2008 in Ufa, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
She was spotted by coach Yulia Akhmatdinova while she was studying at a school for people with a vision impairment.
Club / Team
Ufa Sports School of Olympic Reserve No.21: Russia
Name of coach
Pyotr Buylov [national, personal], RUS; Yulia Akhmatdinova [personal], RUS, from 2008
Senior International Debut
Year
2015
Competing for
Russia
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Doha, QAT
General Interest
Hobbies
Reading. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the T11 100m and silver in the T11 200m at the 2016 European Championships in Grosseto, Italy. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Yulia Akhmatdinova. (Athlete, 04 Oct 2015)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (Athlete, 04 Oct 2015)
Awards and honours
She has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (minsport.gov.ru, 30 Dec 2019)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Semifinal 2015 200m T11 27.16
Semifinal 2015 100m T11 13.33
2 2015 4 x 100m Relay T11-13 50.88
8 2019 400m T11 1:03.75
10 2019 200m T11 28.01
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
2 2016 200m T11 27.10
1 2016 100m T11 13.08
1 2016 4 x 100m Relay T11-13 49.49