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SIROVATCHIN Andrei
Sport Para swimming
NPC Moldova   
GenderMen
Age26
Place of BirthTiraspol, MDA
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
S12, SB12, SM12
Further Personal Information
Languages
Russian
Higher education
Physical Education - Pridnestrovian State University named for Taras Shevchenko: Tiraspol, MDA
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training in 2002 in Tiraspol, Moldova.
Club / Team
Tsujushor of Swimming: Moldova
Name of coach
Elena Zaitseva [personal], from 2002
General Interest
Hobbies
Playing the guitar. (Athlete, 13 Aug 2018)
Most influential person in career
His parents. (Athlete, 13 Aug 2018)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"There is no easy way to success." (Athlete, 13 Aug 2018)
Famous relatives
His twin brother Serghei Sirovatchin has competed in Para swimming, including at the 2018 European Championships in Dublin, Ireland. (novostipmr.com, 25 Sep 2018; paralympic.org, 16 Aug 2018; SportsDeskOnline, 21 Feb 2021)

Competition Highlights (historical)
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
11 2018 100m Backstroke S12 1:42.11
8 2021 100m Butterfly S12 1:25.44 
7 2021 100m Breaststroke SB12 1:27.80