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KHRUL Oksana
Sport Para swimming
NPC Ukraine   
GenderWomen
Age25
Place of BirthPoltava, UKR
Height1.65 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S6, SB7, SM6
Further Personal Information
Residence
Poltava, UKR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Russian, Ukrainian
Higher education
Sport Studies - Kharkiv State Academy of Physical Education: Kharkiv, UKR
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming in 2006 in Poltava, Ukraine.
Why this sport?
Her parents encouraged her to try the sport.
Club / Team
Poltava Regional Rehabilitation and Sports School for the Disabled: Ukraine
Name of coach
Gennady Vdovychenko, UKR; Mariya Liver, UKR
Senior International Debut
Year
2009
Competing for
Ukraine
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Reykjavík, ISL
General Interest
Nicknames
Ksyusha (fakty.ua, 29 Sep 2012)
Hobbies
Reading books. (Athlete, 13 Aug 2018)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning one gold medal and one silver medal at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (Athlete, 13 Aug 2018)
Most influential person in career
Coach Galyna Boyko. (Athlete, 13 Aug 2018)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Never give up." (Athlete, 13 Aug 2018)
Awards and honours
For her achievements at the 2012 and 2016 Paralympic Games, she received the Order for Merit [second and third class] of Ukraine. (president.gov.ua, 17 Sep 2012, 04 Oct 2016)

She has received the title Honoured Master of Sport in Ukraine. (dsmsu.gov.ua, 28 Dec 2019)
Impairment
She was born with an impairment to her musculoskeletal system. (Athlete, 13 Aug 2018)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
4 2012 100m Backstroke S6 1:29.95
2 2012 100m Breaststroke SB7 1:35.68
4 2012 200m Individual Medley SM6 3:17.10
5 2012 50m Freestyle S6 36.77
1 2012 50m Butterfly S6 36.05 Q
3 2016 100m Backstroke S6 1:26.82
2 2016 50m Butterfly S6 36.45
13 2016 50m Freestyle S6 38.48 
6 2016 100m Breaststroke SB7 1:38.23 
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
4 2010 100m Breaststroke SB7 1:37.28
11 2010 50m Freestyle S6 40.31
10 2010 200m Individual Medley SM6 3:36.72
2 2010 4 x 50m Medley Relay 20 Points 3:14.85
1 2010 50m Butterfly S6 38.46
3 2013 100m Breaststroke SB7 1:36.36
5 2013 50m Freestyle S6 37.93
3 2013 200m Individual Medley SM6 3:17.96
1 2013 4 x 50m Medley Relay 20 Points 2:57.35
6 2013 100m Backstroke S6 1:34.29
1 2013 50m Butterfly S6 36.95
5 2013 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points 5:29.45
3 2015 100m Breaststroke SB7 1:38.95
1 2015 50m Butterfly S6 37.33
Heats 2015 50m Freestyle S6 37.76
2 2015 100m Backstroke S6 1:26.83
3 2019 4 x 50m Medley Relay 20 Points  
7 2019 100m Breaststroke SB7 1:41.05
4 2019 50m Butterfly S6 37.63
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
1 2014 50m Butterfly S6 38.25
4 2014 50m Freestyle S6 37.76
4 2014 200m Individual Medley SM6 3:21.10
1 2014 4 x 50m Freestyle Relay 20 Points 2:53.45
2 2014 100m Breaststroke SB7 1:35.96
1 2014 4 x 50m Medley Relay 20 Points 3:02.12
3 2014 100m Backstroke S6 1:34.73
2 2016 100m Backstroke S6 1:27.71
1 2016 4 x 50m Medley Relay 20 Points 2:40.24
1 2016 100m Breaststroke SB7 1:37.62
4 2016 50m Freestyle S6 35.63
1 2016 50m Butterfly S6 35.48 WR
1 2018 100m Breaststroke SB7 1:38.93
5 2018 100m Backstroke S6 1:31.23
3 2018 50m Butterfly S6 36.99