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DALIYEV Siyazbek
Sport Para swimming
NPC Kazakhstan   
GenderMen
Age30
Place of BirthKaraganda, URS
Height1.75 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S5, SB6, SM5
Further Personal Information
Family
Wife Elvira, sons Sanzhar and Sardar
Residence
Nur-Sultan, KAZ
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Kazakh, Russian
Higher education
Translation/interpretation - Kazakh-Russian University: Nur-Sultan, KAZ
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming in 2008 in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan.
Why this sport?
His grandmother encouraged him to pursue an active lifestyle after his accident and enrolled him in swimming because she thought it would be safe for him.
Club / Team
Nur-Sultan Youth Sports School for the Impaired: Kazakhstan
Name of coach
Samat Yergaliyev [personal], KAZ
Training Regime
He has 10 training sessions per week over five days.
General Interest
Hobbies
Fitness, yoga. (Athlete, 19 Aug 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the S5 50m butterfly and bronze in the S5 50m backstroke at the 2018 Asian Para Games in Indonesia. (Athlete, 19 Aug 2021; old.qazaqtv.com, 03 Aug 2020)
Most influential person in career
His parents and his relatives. (mix.tn.kz, 10 Oct 2018)
Hero / Idol
Argentinian footballer Lionel Messi, Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo. (Athlete, 19 Aug 2021)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Fight until the end." (Athlete, 19 Aug 2021)
Awards and honours
In 2011 he was named as one of the two Best Para Athletes in Kazakhstan, together with fellow swimmer Mikhail Yeryomenko. (kazsports.kz, 14 Feb 2012)

In 2009 he received the Altyn Adam award as the Best Athlete of the Year in Kazakhstan. (sports.kz, 02 Dec 2009)

He has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Kazakhstan. (Athlete, 28 Feb 2019; kazsports.kz, 20 Dec 2017)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 19 Aug 2021)
Impairment
He lost both arms in 2002 at age 12, after receiving an electric shock from a transformer while playing in the yard at school. (Athlete, 19 Aug 2021; azattyq.org, 26 May 2011)
Other information
FURTHER EDUCATION
He has completed a course in sport studies at the Kazakh Academy of Sport and Tourism in Almaty, Kazakhstan. He also has a master's degree in physical education and sports from the Eurasian National University in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan. (Athlete, 19 Aug 2021; caravan.kz, 14 Jul 2013)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
5 2021 50m Butterfly S5 35.27
12 2021 50m Backstroke S5 42.61
9 2021 50m Freestyle S5 35.49
World Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Heats 2015 50m Butterfly S6 36.73
Heats 2015 100m Backstroke S6 1:38.81
6 2019 50m Freestyle S5 35.37
7 2019 4 x 50m Medley Relay 20 Points 3:01.53
4 2019 50m Butterfly S5 35.37
8 2019 50m Backstroke S5 41.10
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
12 2016 100m Backstroke S6 1:36.36
14 2016 100m Freestyle S6 1:29.30
13 2016 50m Freestyle S6 37.16
5 2016 50m Butterfly S6 37.00
8 2021 50m Freestyle S5 36.66
6 2021 50m Backstroke S5 43.31
1 2021 50m Butterfly S5 35.78
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
  2014 100m Breaststroke SB7  DSQ
5 2014 50m Butterfly S6 36.44
7 2014 50m Freestyle S6 36.87
6 2014 100m Backstroke S6 1:41.76
3 2014 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay 34 Points  
9 2014 200m Individual Medley SM6 3:44.00
3 2018 50m Backstroke S5 40.44
14 2018 100m Breaststroke SB6 2:02.26
1 2018 50m Butterfly S5 37.40
4 2018 50m Freestyle S5 34.56