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FEKOLINA Zhanna
Sport Para athletics
NPC Russia   
GenderWomen
Age30
Place of BirthGorky, URS
Height1.59 m
Weight 53 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Classification
F37, T37
Further Personal Information
Residence
St. Petersburg, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began training at age 23 in St. Petersburg, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
Students of a sports college suggested she try the sport.
Club / Team
St. Petersburg Athletics Academy: Russia
Name of coach
Mikhail Alesin, RUS; Elena Zatsepina, RUS
Senior International Debut
Year
2013
Competing for
Russia
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Lyon, FRA
General Interest
Hobbies
Taking walks in nature. (Athlete, 04 Oct 2015)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the long jump at the 2015 World Championships in Doha, Qatar. (Athlete, 27 May 2016)
Hero / Idol
Russian long jumper Darya Klishina. (Athlete, 04 Oct 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Athletics is my queen!" (VK profile, 04 Oct 2015)
Awards and honours
She holds the title of Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (Athlete, 27 May 2016)

In 2013 she was named one of the 10 Best Para-Athletes by the Federation of Sports for the Impaired in St. Petersburg, Russian Federation. (sok.spb.ru, 14 Nov 2013)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Semifinal 2013 200m T37 32.00
Semifinal 2013 100m T37 14.93
9 2015 100m T37 14.71
1 2015 Long Jump T37 4.79
European Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
4 2014 100m T37 14.44
2 2014 Long Jump T37 4.42
1 2014 4 x 100m Relay T35-38 53.53
1 2016 Long Jump T37 4.89
3 2016 100m T37 14.99