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ZLATANOV Radoslav
Sport Para athletics
NPC Bulgaria   
GenderMen
Age33
Place of BirthSofia, BUL
Height1.80 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T13, F13
Further Personal Information
Family
Wife Lili, two sons
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Bulgarian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2003 in Sofia, Bulgaria.
Why this sport?
His school sports teacher introduced him to athletics coach Georgi Nedev.
Club / Team
SC Atletica 2012: Veliko Tarnovo, BUL
Senior International Debut
Year
2004
Competing for
Bulgaria
Location
Prague, CZE
General Interest
Nicknames
Rado (dnesbg.com, 24 Jul 2017)
Hobbies
Football. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in the T13 long jump at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (SportsDeskOnline, 09 Apr 2021; Athlete, 07 Nov 2019; bnr.bg, 26 Dec 2019)
Hero / Idol
Bulgarian tennis player Grigor Dimitrov. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Never give up." (Athlete, 23 Oct 2015)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (bnr.bg, 26 Dec 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
6 2008 100m T13 11.11
11 2008 200m T13 23.22
6 2012 100m T13 11.25
3 2012 Long Jump F13 6.81
Heats 2012 200m T13  DNS
7 2016 100m T13 11.38
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
10 2006 100m T13 11.72
12 2006 200m T13 24.29
  2006 4 x 100m Relay T11-13  DSQ
9 2006 Long Jump F13 5.62
4 2011 100m T13 11.30
4 2013 Long Jump T13 6.62
7 2013 200m T13  DNS
3 2013 100m T13 11.15
4 2015 Long Jump T13 6.61
5 2015 100m T13 11.24
6 2017 100m T13 11.06
2 2017 Long Jump T13 6.88
7 2019 Long Jump T13 6.44
European Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
1 2014 100m T13 11.22
4 2014 Long Jump T13 6.29
2 2016 100m T13 11.02
2 2016 Long Jump T13 6.72
3 2018 Long Jump T13 6.62
  2021 Long Jump T13  NoM