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MIKHALEV Sergei
Sport Para athletics
NPC Russia   
GenderMen
Age31
Place of BirthPavlovsk, URS
Height1.74 m
Weight 100 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
F11
Further Personal Information
Residence
Biysk, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training in 2006 at age 17 in Ufa, Russia.
Club / Team
Youth Sports School No.1: Biysk, RUS
Name of coach
Alexander Smirnov, RUS
Senior International Debut
Year
2013
Competing for
Russia
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Lyon
General Interest
Hero / Idol
Russian mixed martial artist Fedor Emelianenko. (Athlete, 22 Dec 2015)
Awards and honours
He holds the title of Candidate for Master of Sport in Russia. (paralymp.ru, 07 Jul 2015)

He carried the Paralympic torch in Biysk as the relay made its way through Russia ahead of the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi. (altapress.ru, 06 Feb 2014)
Other sports
He has competed for Russia in powerlifting. He has set a world record in the sport and earned the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Russia. (Athlete, 22 Dec 2015; altapress.ru, 06 Feb 2014)
Ambitions
To win gold at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 22 Dec 2015)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
9 2013 Discus Throw F11 30.77
3 2013 Shot Put F11 12.68
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
6 2014 Discus Throw F11 32.38
7 2014 Shot Put F12 11.88