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PROKHOROV Nikita
Sport Para athletics
NPC Russia   
GenderMen
Age27
Height1.84 m
Weight 106 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Classification
F46
Further Personal Information
Marital status
Married
Family
Wife Nikol Rodomakina
Residence
Chapayevsk, RUS
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
Russian
Higher education
Coaching - Samara State Pedagogical University: Russia
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training in 2005 at age 14 in Omsk, Russia.
Club / Team
Omsk School of Supreme Sports Skill/Samara Regional Sports School: Russia
Name of coach
Pavel Muzhikov, RUS, from 2013
General Interest
Hobbies
Watching movies, listening to music, cooking. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2015)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the F46 shot put at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2015)
Most influential person in career
His first coach Larisa Namestnikova. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2015)
Hero / Idol
US shot putter Adam Nelson. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2015)
Awards and honours
He holds the title of Honoured Master of Sport in Russia. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2015)

For his performance at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London, he received the Order of Friendship from the president of Russia. (pravo.gov.ru, 10 Sep 2012)
Famous relatives
His wife Nikol Rodomakina won gold in the F46 long jump and silver in the T46 100m at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (vkonline.ru, 06 Sep 2012)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2015)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
1 2012 Shot Put F46 15.68
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
4 2011 Javelin Throw F46 42.32
7 2011 Discus Throw F46 40.70
4 2013 Javelin Throw F46 47.65
1 2013 Shot Put F46 15.69
1 2013 Discus Throw F46 49.68
4 2015 Discus Throw F46 47.24
10 2015 Javelin Throw F46 44.46
1 2015 Shot Put F46 15.67
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
1 2014 Javelin Throw F46 45.24
2 2014 Shot Put F46 14.95
2 2014 Discus Throw F46 48.56