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KULYABIN Mikhail
Sport Para swimming
NPC RPC   
GenderMen
Age24
Place of BirthKirov, RUS
Height1.72 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Further Personal Information
Residence
Kirov, RUS
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
Russian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age eight in Kirov, Russian Federation.
Club / Team
Bystritsa Youth Sports School: Kirov, RUS
Name of coach
Anna Chikalina [personal], RUS, from 2011
Senior International Debut
Year
2015
Competing for
Russia
Tournament
International Tournament
Location
Glasgow, SCO
General Interest
Nicknames
Misha (VK profile, 06 Mar 2021)
Hobbies
Cycling, taking walks. (Athlete, 06 Mar 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in the 200m individual medley at the 2015 World Championships in Glasgow, Scotland, and claiming two silvers and a bronze medal at the 2016 European Championships in Funchal, Portugal. (Athlete, 20 Aug 2019)
Hero / Idol
Russian swimmer Vladimir Morozov. (Athlete, 28 Feb 2020)
Awards and honours
In 2021 he received the title of Honoured Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (minsport.gov.ru, 13 Oct 2021)

He was named among the 2019 Best Para Athletes of the Year in the Kirov region of the Russian Federation. (kirov-portal.ru, 16 Jan 2020)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 06 Mar 2021)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
12 2021 100m Butterfly S14 58.47
8 2021 200m Freestyle S14 1:56.74
  2021 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay S14  DSQ
9 2021 100m Breaststroke SB14 1:08.88
5 2021 200m Individual Medley SM14 2:12.00
6 2021 100m Backstroke S14 1:01.15
World Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
8 2015 100m Breaststroke SB14 1:12.78
6 2015 200m Freestyle S14 2:01.41
3 2015 200m Individual Medley SM14 2:15.81
4 2015 100m Backstroke S14 1:02.16
Heats 2019 200m Freestyle S14 1:59.32
7 2019 100m Backstroke S14 1:02.51
8 2019 100m Breaststroke SB14 1:09.74
2 2019 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay S14 3:45.32
7 2019 200m Individual Medley SM14 2:13.70
6 2019 100m Butterfly S14 58.59
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
3 2016 200m Freestyle S14 1:58.75
2 2016 100m Backstroke S14 1:02.19
5 2016 100m Breaststroke SB14 1:10.20
2 2016 200m Individual Medley SM14 2:14.21
4 2021 200m Freestyle S14 1:58.71
4 2021 100m Backstroke S14 1:02.33
6 2021 100m Breaststroke SB14 1:09.00
3 2021 200m Individual Medley SM14 2:13.45
3 2021 100m Freestyle S14 53.84
3 2021 100m Butterfly S14 58.62