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SIVITSKI Ruslan
Sport Para athletics, Rowing
NPC Belarus   
GenderMen
Age46
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
LTA-VI
Further Personal Information
Family
Wife Aksana Sivitskaya, son Pavel
Senior International Debut
Year
2011
Competing for
Belarus
General Interest
Awards and honours
He was chosen as Belarus' flag bearer for the opening ceremony of the 2004 Paralympic Games in Athens. (gazeta.grodno.by, 16 Aug 2004)
Other sports
He competed in athletics at the Paralympic Games in 2000, 2004 and 2008. His best results came at the 2000 Games in Sydney, winning a gold medal in the T12 high jump and a silver medal in the T12 triple jump. (SportsDeskOnline, 03 Sep 2015; mst.by, 02 Sep 2012; sportlib.iatp.by, 21 Mar 2010; sb.by, 06 Aug 2008)
Famous relatives
His wife Aksana Sivitskaya has competed in athletics at the Paralympic Games [2000, 2004, 2008] and rowing [2012], claiming a silver medal in the T12 long jump [2000] and a bronze medal in the T13 long jump [2004]. (SportsDeskOnline, 03 Sep 2015; Aksana Sivitskaya OK profile, 21 Nov 2015)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games - Para athletics
Rank Year Event Result
1 2000 High Jump F12 2.02
2 2000 Triple Jump F12 14.15
18 2004 Long Jump F12 6.10 
5 2004 Triple Jump F12 14.38 
5 2008 Triple Jump F12 13.91
World Championships - Para athletics
Rank Year Event Result
2 2002 Triple Jump F12 14.16
6 2006 Triple Jump F12 13.80
World Championships - Rowing
Rank Year Event Result
16 2011 Legs, Trunk & Arms Coxed Four 4:20.11
7 2014 Legs, Trunk & Arms Coxed Four 4:29.71
Final C 2015 Legs, Trunk & Arms Coxed Four 3:45.31
Paralympic Games - Rowing
Rank Year Event Result
12 2012 Legs, Trunk & Arms Coxed Four 3:45.18