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ZHAKUPOVA Lyazzat
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC Kazakhstan   
GenderWomen
Age45
Place of BirthKzyl-Orda, URS
Height1.63 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Further Personal Information
Residence
Kyzylorda, KAZ
Languages
Kazakh, Russian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at age 40 in Kyzylorda, Kazakhstan.
Club / Team
Kyzylorda Sports Club for the Impaired: Kazakhstan
Name of coach
Bakytbek Rysbayev [personal], KAZ, from 2015
Senior International Debut
Year
2018
Competing for
Kazakhstan
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold at the national championships of Kazakhstan and setting a national record. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coaches Artur Tomitssky and Bakytbek Rysbayev. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2019)
Hero / Idol
Kazakhstani Para powerlifter Raushan Koishibayeva. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2019)
Awards and honours
She has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Kazakhstan. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2019; kazsports.kz, 24 Dec 2018)
Impairment
The lower part of her right leg has been amputated. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
13 2019 86kg 82.0
European Open Championships
Rank Year Event Result
5 2018 86kg 85
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
4 2018 86kg 93