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GRIDASSOV Oleg
Sport Para powerlifting, Para swimming
NPC Kazakhstan   
GenderMen
Age39
Place of BirthAtbasar, URS
Weight 90 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Further Personal Information
Family
Wife Nina
Residence
Kokshetau, KAZ
Occupation
Athlete, Coach
Languages
Russian
Sport Specific Information
Name of coach
Yury Kolesnikov, KAZ; Vasily Shimansky, KAZ
General Interest
Awards and honours
In June 2013 he received the Patriot 2013 prize in Kokshetau, Kazakhstan. (apgazeta.kz, 06 Jun 2013)

In April 2013 he received the Kaisar Tulga prize as part of the national 'Sport of Equal Opportunities' project. (sport.gov.kz, 18 Apr 2013)

He holds the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Kazakhstan. (sport.gov.kz, 20 Dec 2016)
Impairment
Both his legs were amputated at age 12. (sim.kz, 08 Jun 2013)
Other information
SANCTION
He failed a doping test at the 2014 World Championships in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, testing positive for the banned substance dehydrochloromethyl-testosterone. He was given a two-year ban from April 2014. (paralympic.org, 28 Jul 2014)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships - Para powerlifting
Rank Year Event Result
8 2014 80kg 182.0
13 2017 97kg 181.0