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KHOLOSTYAKOV Andrey
Sport Para athletics
NPC Russia   
GenderMen
Age33
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
T37
Further Personal Information
Residence
Ufa, RUS
Occupation
Athlete, Teacher
Languages
Russian
Higher education
Bashkir Institute of Physical Education: Ufa, RUS
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport at age 12.
Why this sport?
Coach Tatiana Shchepetilnikova noticed him at a sports festival and invited him to do athletics.
Club / Team
Youth Sports School of Olympic Reserve no.15: Ufa, RUS
Name of coach
Valentina Ivanova, RUS; Tatiana Shchepetilnikova, RUS
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto
"If you have a dream, run for it. If you can't run, walk for it. If you can't walk, crawl for it. If you can't crawl, lie down and drag yourself towards your dream." (vedomosti.journal-ufa.ru, 22 May 2014)
Awards and honours
He holds the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Russia. (mmpsrb.ru, 03 Feb 2014)
Other sports
He holds the title of Candidate for Master of Sport in fencing. (vedomosti.journal-ufa.ru, 22 May 2014)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He works as a physical education teacher at Bashkir Institute of Physical Education. (ufa-edu.ru, 19 Nov 2013)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
5 2008 100m T37 12.49
7 2008 200m T37 25.70
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
14 2006 100m T37 12.86
10 2006 200m T37 25.80
5 2006 400m T37 59.94
6 2006 4 x 100m Relay T35-38 49.23
4 2006 4 x 400m Relay T35-38 3:51.94