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IBRASHEV Mansurbek
Sport Para swimming
NPC Kazakhstan   
Height1.77 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
S11, SB11, SM11
Further Personal Information
Kazakh, Russian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2010 in Kazakhstan.
Why this sport?
He was advised to try swimming at the rehabilitation centre he attended.
Club / Team
Shymkent Sports Club for the Impaired No.19: Kazakhstan
Name of coach
Saniya Asulova, KAZ
Senior International Debut
Competing for
Sheffield, ENG
General Interest
Mansur (, 25 Dec 2012)
Listening to music, reading books. (Athlete, 04 Mar 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver in the S11 100m backstroke and bronze in the S11 100m freestyle at the 2018 Asian Para Games in Indonesia. (Athlete, 04 Mar 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Saniya Asulova. (Athlete, 04 Mar 2019)
Hero / Idol
Kazakhstani boxer Daniyar Yeleussinov. (Athlete, 04 Mar 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Sport has made me a socially active person, and my duty is to win." (, 08 Jan 2014)
Awards and honours
Following his performances at the 2014 Asian Para Games in Incheon, Republic of Korea, he received the Kaisar Tulga award in the Strength of Will category in Kazakhstan. (, 20 Nov 2014)

He has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Kazakhstan. (Athlete, 04 Mar 2019)
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 04 Mar 2019)
In 1996 he got sand in his eye while playing by a river with his brother. He underwent two operations, but lost his vision completely in 2000. (, 07 Dec 2013)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Heats 2015 100m Freestyle S11 1:08.63
7 2015 400m Freestyle S11 5:35.95
Heats 2015 50m Freestyle S11 31.94
6 2017 100m Freestyle S11 1:08.98
4 2017 400m Freestyle S11 5:45.67
5 2017 50m Freestyle S11 30.00
Heats 2019 50m Freestyle S11 29.76
Heats 2019 100m Backstroke S11 1:23.61
Heats 2019 100m Freestyle S11 1:06.12
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
7 2016 400m Freestyle S11 5:39.15
11 2016 50m Freestyle S11 30.84
11 2016 100m Freestyle S11 1:09.19
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
5 2014 50m Freestyle S11 31.74
8 2014 400m Freestyle S12 5:56.44
3 2014 100m Freestyle S11 1:10.58
  2014 100m Breaststroke SB11  DSQ
3 2018 100m Freestyle S11 1:06.07
2 2018 100m Backstroke S11 1:22.08
4 2018 50m Freestyle S11 30.46