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SALIMOV Islam
Sport Para athletics
NPC Kazakhstan   
GenderMen
Age30
Place of BirthKzyl-Orda, URS
Height1.86 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T13, F13
Further Personal Information
Residence
Kyzylorda, KAZ
Languages
Kazakh, Russian
Higher education
Physical Education, Sport Studies - Kyzylorda State University: Kazakhstan
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training in 2003 in Kyzylorda, Kazakhstan.
Name of coach
Yury Moshcheyev, KAZ, from 2003
Senior International Debut
Year
2006
Competing for
Kazakhstan
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Assen, NED
General Interest
Hobbies
Football, cycling. (Athlete, 20 Oct 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a silver medal in the long jump at the 2015 IBSA World Games in Seoul, Republic of Korea, and setting an Asian record of 6.93m in long jump at the 2018 Fazza International Championships in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (Athlete, 20 Oct 2019)
Hero / Idol
French footballer Zinedine Zidane. (Athlete, 04 Sep 2016)
Awards and honours
He took part in the torch relays for the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, the 2010 Asian Para Games in Guangzhou, People's Republic of China, the 2011 Asian Winter Games in Kazakhstan, and the 2017 Winter Universiade in Almaty, Kazakhstan. (Athlete, 14 May 2017)

He holds the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Kazakhstan. (kazsports.kz, 24 Dec 2018; Athlete, 04 Sep 2016)
Ambitions
To win medals at the world championships and the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 20 Oct 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
12 2012 Long Jump F13 5.64
Round 1 2012 400m T13 54.14
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
16 2006 400m T12 56.99
  2006 800m T12  DNS
9 2006 1500m T12 4:52.64
9 2013 Long Jump T13 6.09
Semifinal 2013 400m T13 53.91
6 2015 Long Jump T13 6.24
12 2015 Javelin Throw F13 30.39
18 2017 100m T13 11.94
14 2017 200m T13 24.42
6 2017 Long Jump T13 6.57
6 2019 Long Jump T13 6.66
17 2019 100m T13 11.99
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
5 2014 800m T13 2:05.98
7 2014 200m T13 24.87
4 2014 400m T13 55.14
9 2018 200m T13 25.24
7 2018 100m T13 12.09
7 2018 400m T13 57.51