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ISAYEV Maksym
Sport Para swimming
NPC Ukraine   
GenderMen
Age28
Place of BirthTorez, URS
Height1.81 m
Weight 72 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Classification
S10
Further Personal Information
Residence
Krivoy Rog, UKR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian, Ukrainian
Higher education
Physical Education - Dnipropetrovsk State Institute of Physical Education and Sport: Ukraine
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming in 2003 at age 12 in Krivoy Rog, Ukraine.
Club / Team
UGOK: Krivoy Rog, UKR
Name of coach
Sergey Trofimenko, UKR, from 2005
Senior International Debut
Year
2008
Competing for
Ukraine
Tournament
International Tournament
Location
Berlin, GER
General Interest
Nicknames
Maks (VK profile, 18 Jul 2014)
Hobbies
Reading, cooking. (Athlete, 26 Mar 2015)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a bronze medal at the 2013 World Championships in Montreal, QC, Canada. (Athlete, 26 Mar 2015)
Most influential person in career
His coach Sergey Trofimenko. (Athlete, 26 Mar 2015)
Awards and honours
He holds the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Ukraine. (Athlete, 18 Jul 2014)

He has been given the Best Athlete award three times in his hometown of Krivoy Rog, Ukraine. (invasport.org.ua, 12 Jul 2012)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 18 Jul 2014)
Other information
YOUNGEST
He was the youngest Ukrainian swimmer at the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing. (invasport.org.ua, 12 Jul 2012)

EARLY STRUGGLE
When he took up the sport he could not find a pool that catered for people with an impairment. Eventually he found coach Sergey Trofimenko, who offered to work with him. (invasport.org.ua, 12 Jul 2012)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
13 2008 50m Freestyle S10 26.71
16 2008 100m Freestyle S10 58.39
11 2008 100m Backstroke S10 1:05.82
Heats 2012 50m Freestyle S10 26.76
Heats 2012 100m Butterfly S10 1:03.10
Heats 2012 100m Backstroke S10 1:03.92
Heats 2012 400m Freestyle S10 4:22.70
4 2012 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points 4:15.48 Q
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
9 2010 100m Butterfly S10 1:02.71
14 2010 100m Freestyle S10 57.47
4 2010 400m Freestyle S10 4:19.71
16 2010 50m Freestyle S10 26.47
11 2010 100m Backstroke S10 1:08.87
3 2010 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points 4:19.22
Heats 2013 100m Freestyle S10 57.93
5 2013 400m Freestyle S10 4:19.64
5 2013 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay 34 Points 3:56.90
7 2013 100m Butterfly S10 1:01.42
6 2013 100m Backstroke S10 1:04.24
3 2013 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points 4:13.44
Heats 2015 100m Backstroke S10 1:06.52
8 2015 100m Butterfly S10 1:01.25
4 2015 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay 34 Points  
3 2015 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points  
6 2015 400m Freestyle S10 4:20.81
European Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
6 2014 100m Butterfly S10 1:01.96
4 2014 400m Freestyle S10 4:22.68
8 2014 100m Backstroke S10 1:06.61
Heat 2014 100m Freestyle S10 58.22