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SARKEEV Pavel
Sport Para athletics
NPC Russia   
GenderMen
Age26
Place of BirthYekaterinburg, RUS
Height1.77 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
T20
Further Personal Information
Residence
Malakhovka, RUS
Languages
Russian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2011 in Yekaterinburg, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
"I was better at running than at anything else, especially at the 1500m distance. Before running, I was engaged in cross-country skiing. It developed a good endurance base and then I switched to athletics."
Club / Team
Blago: Khimki, RUS
Name of coach
Andrey Sukonkin [personal], RUS
General Interest
Hobbies
Skiing. (Athlete, 24 Oct 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver in 1500m at the 2019 Cup of Russia. (Athlete, 24 Oct 2019)
Most influential person in career
His coach. (Athlete, 24 Oct 2019)
Hero / Idol
Moroccan middle distance runner Hicham El Guerrouj. (Athlete, 24 Oct 2019)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (paralymp.ru, 20 Feb 2020; Athlete, 24 Oct 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 24 Oct 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
5 2019 1500m T20 3:58.87
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
3 2014 1500m T20 4:02.71