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BUIMOV Zakhar
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC Kazakhstan   
GenderMen
Age18
Place of BirthTekeli, KAZ
Height1.58 m
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence
Tekeli, KAZ
Occupation
Student
Languages
English, Kazakh, Russian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age 10 in Tekeli, Kazakhstan.
Why this sport?
His mother enrolled him in the sport, and he enjoyed powerlifting from his first training session.
Club / Team
Almaty Regional Sports Club for the Disabled: Taldykorgan, KAZ
Name of coach
Denis Orlov [personal], KAZ, from 2011
General Interest
Hobbies
Football, mixed martial arts. (Athlete, 09 Feb 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold at the 2016 Children of Asia International Sports Games in Yakutsk, Russian Federation. (Athlete, 09 Feb 2019)
Most influential person in career
His parents, his brother, his friends, his teammates, and his coach. (Athlete, 09 Feb 2019)
Hero / Idol
Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo, English footballer David Beckham, US boxer Ryan Garcia, Russian mixed martial artists Fedor Emelianenko and Khabib Nurmagomedov, US mixed martial artist Nate Diaz, Kazakhstani Para powerlifter Lyazat Salimzhanova. (Athlete, 09 Feb 2019)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Candidate for Master of Sport in Kazakhstan. (Athlete, 09 Feb 2019; rsc05.kz, 06 Sep 2018)
Ambitions
To win gold at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 09 Feb 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
9 2019 Team 248.07