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FARTUNAU Ihar
Sport Para athletics
NPC Belarus   
GenderMen
Age46
Height1.79 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T13, F13
Further Personal Information
Languages
Russian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training at school in 1984.
Why this sport?
He loved athletics since his first competitions.
Senior International Debut
Year
1993
Competing for
Belarus
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Dublin, IRL
General Interest
Most influential person in career
His coach. (Athlete, 21 Oct 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Realise what you are ready for." (Athlete, 21 Oct 2015)
Awards and honours
He was the flag bearer for Belarus at the opening ceremony of the 2018 European Championships in Berlin, Germany. (IPC, 20 Aug 2018)
Impairment
He was born with a visual impairment. (Athlete, 21 Oct 2015)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
2 1996 Long Jump F12 7.02 
2 1996 Triple Jump F12 14.30 
3 1996 Pentathlon P12 2896 
Semifinal 2000 200m T13  DNS
  2000 Long Jump F13  NoM
  2000 Pentathlon P13  DNF
8 2004 100m T13 DNS
11 2004 200m T13 25.20 
2 2004 Long Jump F13 7.09 
1 2004 Pentathlon P13 3017 
10 2008 100m T13 11.54
8 2012 Long Jump F13 5.99
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
3 2002 100m T13 11.27
3 2002 200m T13 22.80
1 2002 Long Jump F13 7.23
2 2006 Long Jump F13 6.98
12 2011 Long Jump F13 5.89
1 2011 High Jump F13 1.92
2 2013 Long Jump T13 6.73
1 2013 High Jump T13 1.93
6 2015 Long Jump T12 6.67
2 2015 High Jump T12 1.85
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
3 2014 Long Jump T12 6.56
3 2016 Long Jump T13 6.61