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SERGEEVA Svetlana
Sport Para athletics
NPC Russia   
GenderWomen
Age32
Place of BirthKargopol, URS
Height1.67 m
Weight 56 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Classification
T37, F37
Further Personal Information
Residence
Kargopol, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian
Higher education
Physical Education - Moscow State Academy of Physical Education: Russia
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport seriously in 2007 in Mirniy, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
She was inspired to begin training by her aunt Svetlana Egorova, who was a physical education teacher.
Club / Team
Pomorie Regional Centre of Sports Preparation: Arkhangelsk, RUS
Name of coach
Vyacheslav Sadovnikov, RUS, from 2010
Senior International Debut
Year
2007
Competing for
Russia
Tournament
International Tournament
Location
Osaka, JPN
General Interest
Hobbies
Music, basketball, volleyball, table tennis. (Athlete, 30 May 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the T35-38 4x100m relay at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (Athlete, 07 Oct 2015)
Most influential person in career
Her parents, her aunt, and her first coach Sergey Kodlozerov. (Athlete, 24 Jun 2014)
Hero / Idol
Soviet ice hockey player Valeri Kharlamov. (Athlete, 07 Oct 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Don't be lazy." (Athlete, 30 May 2016)
Awards and honours
She holds the title of Honoured Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (Athlete, 30 May 2016)

She was presented with the Order of Friendship in recognition of her performances at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (nworker.ru, 14 Sep 2012)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
8 2008 Javelin Throw F35-38 24.60
16 2008 Shot Put F37-38 8.57
8 2008 100m T37 15.24
Round 1 2012 100m T37 14.89
1 2012 4 x 100m Relay T35-38 54.86
Round 1 2012 200m T37 30.84
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
2 2011 200m T37 31.02
2 2011 4 x 100m Relay T35-38 55.70
6 2011 100m T37 14.64
8 2011 Javelin Throw F38 22.87
Semifinal 2013 100m T37 15.20
13 2015 100m T37 14.85
5 2015 Javelin Throw F37 26.50
2 2015 4 x 100m Relay T35-38 53.18
European Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
6 2014 100m T37 14.71
1 2014 Javelin Throw F37 24.01
1 2014 4 x 100m Relay T35-38 53.53
2 2016 Javelin Throw F37 25.96
2 2016 4 x 100m Relay T35-38 53.17