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DEGTYAREV David
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC Kazakhstan   
GenderMen
Age24
Place of BirthAtbasar, KAZ
Height1.35 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Short stature
Further Personal Information
Residence
Atbasar, KAZ
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training at age 19 in Atbasar, Kazakhstan.
Club / Team
Mergen Sports Club for the Disabled: Kokshetau, KAZ
Name of coach
Yury Kolesnikov [personal], KAZ, from 2017
Senior International Debut
Year
2017
Competing for
Kazakhstan
Location
Dubai, UAE
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold at his first regional competition in 2017. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2019)
Most influential person in career
His coach. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2019)
Hero / Idol
Argentinian footballer Lionel Messi. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2019)
Awards and honours
In 2018 he was named among the Best Athletes in the Akmola region of Kazakhstan. (kokshetau.asia, 06 Dec 2018)

He has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Kazakhstan. (prosports.kz, 08 Oct 2018)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
7 2017 54kg 145.0
5 2019 49kg 162.0
5 2019 Team 402.13
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
2 2018 54kg 157