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BUNINA Olga
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC Russia   
GenderWomen
Age51
Place of BirthKabanka, URS
Height1.68 m
Weight 96 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Further Personal Information
Family
Four children
Residence
Uvelskiy, RUS
Occupation
Athlete, Coach
Languages
Russian
Higher education
Physical Education - Ural State University of Physical Education: Chelyabinsk, RUS
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began training in 2008 at age 37 in Chelyabinsk, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
She wanted to become a member of the Russian national team.
Club / Team
Uvelskiy Sports Club for the Disabled: Russia
Name of coach
Irina Pavlova, RUS, from 2014
Senior International Debut
Year
2010
Competing for
Russia
Location
United Arab Emirates
General Interest
Nicknames
Olya (miz-ural.ru, Nov 2009)
Hobbies
Embroidering. (Athlete, 28 Nov 2015)
Most influential person in career
Her coach. (Athlete, 28 Nov 2015)
Awards and honours
She has received the title of Master of Sport in Russian Federation. (Athlete, 28 Nov 2015)
Other sports
She is a six-time world champion in arm wrestling, a former Russian champion in shot put, and a Master of Sport in judo. (otr-online.ru, 08 Nov 2014; admuvelka.ru, 2014)
Impairment
She was seriously injured in a car accident that killed her fiance. Her injuries included damage to her spine and legs, and complications to her kidneys. Doctors discovered that she was pregnant at the time, but the foetus was unharmed. After several months of rehabilitation, she was able to get around with the use of a cane. (miz-ural.ru, Nov 2009)

Competition Highlights (historical)
There are no major results available for this athlete.