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KORNILOV Dmitriy
Sport Para athletics, Para-Cycling
NPC Russia   
GenderMen
Age30
Place of BirthTula, URS
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T13, F13
Further Personal Information
Residence
Tula, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Russian
Higher education
Physical Education - Tula State University: Russia
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in Tula, Russia in 2001.
Why this sport?
His father brought him to an athletics group.
Club / Team
Sports and Rehabilitation Centre for the Disabled: Tula, RUS
Name of coach
Valery Anisimov
Coach from which country?
Russia
Coach from what year?
2011
Senior International Debut
Year
2009
Competing for
Russia
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Greece
General Interest
Hobbies
Dancing, doing massage, going to the theatre, cinema and museums. (Athlete, 25 May 2014)
Memorable sporting achievement
Qualifying and competing at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London, winning at the 2009 World Games in the United States. (Athlete, 25 May 2014)
Most influential person in career
His coaches and parents. (Athlete, 25 May 2014)
Hero / Idol
Russian runner Yuriy Borzakovskiy. (Athlete, 25 May 2014)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Go to sleep with a dream, wake up with a goal." (VK profile, 24 May 2014)
Awards and honours
He took part in the 2014 Paralympic torch relay in his home city Tula, Russia. (rg.ru, 25 Feb 2014)

He holds the title of Master of Sport in Russia. (Athlete, 25 May 2014)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 25 May 2014)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall) - Para athletics
Rank Year Event Result
Round 1 2012 1500m T13 4:02.75
Round 1 2012 800m T13 1:59.08
World Championships - Para athletics
Rank Year Event Result
6 2011 800m T13 2:01.57
5 2011 400m T13 52.87
Track World Championships - Para-Cycling
Rank Year Event Result
15 2015 Tandem B - 1000m Time Trial 1:08.828
11 2015 Tandem B - 4km Pursuit