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KOPAEV Aleksei
Sport Para athletics
NPC Russia   
GenderMen
Age24
Place of BirthNizhny Novgorod, RUS
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
T20
Further Personal Information
Residence
Nizhny Novgorod, RUS
Languages
Russian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 2012 in Nizhny Novgorod, Russian Federation.
Club / Team
Nizhegorodets Youth Sports School [RUS] / Evgeny Shvetsov Adaptive Sports School [RUS]:
Name of coach
Valentina Sukhanova, RUS; Evgeny Sukhanov, RUS; Andrey Bogatyrev [personal], RUS
General Interest
Hobbies
Playing football. (Athlete, 02 Dec 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a silver medal in the long jump at the 2019 INAS Open European Indoor Athletics Championships in Istanbul, Turkey. (Athlete, 02 Dec 2019; inaseurope.org, 09 Mar 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coaches Valentina Sukhanova and Evgeny Sukhanov. (Athlete, 02 Dec 2019)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt, Russian high jumper Mariya Lasitskene, Russian cross-country skier Alexander Bolshunov. (Athlete, 02 Dec 2019)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (paralymp.ru, 22 Feb 2020)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 02 Dec 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
There are no major results available for this athlete.