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STEPANSKOY Valeriy
Sport Para athletics
NPC Russia   
GenderMen
Age35
Place of BirthDzerzhinsk, URS
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
F37
Further Personal Information
Marital status
Married
Family
Wife Svetlana, daughter Alexandra
Residence
Nizhny Novgorod, RUS
Occupation
Coach
Languages
Russian
Higher education
Lesgaft National State University of Physical Education, Sport and Health : Nizhny Novgorod, RUS
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He started the sport at the sports club Nizhegorodets in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia.
Why this sport?
He started his career running 400m, 800m and long distance. He change to shot put in 2009 after advice from his coach.
Senior International Debut
Year
2000
Competing for
Russia
Location
Sydney, NSW, AUS
General Interest
Nicknames
Valera (VK profile, 21 Nov 2014)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
6 2000 400m T38 56.59
  2000 5000m T38  DNF
2 2000 800m T38 2:07.09
5 2004 400m T38 53.19 
4 2004 800m T38 2:04.43 
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
3 2002 400m T38 55.27
4 2002 800m T38 2:10.16
11 2006 200m T38 25.39
6 2006 400m T38 54.68
6 2006 4 x 100m Relay T35-38 49.23
4 2006 4 x 400m Relay T35-38 3:51.94