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OMAROV Zhanat
Sport Shooting Para sport
NPC Kazakhstan   
GenderMen
Age31
Height1.83 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Classification
SH1
Further Personal Information
Family
Wife Zarina, three sons
Residence
Kustanai, KAZ
Languages
Kazakh, Russian
Higher education
Transport and Logistics - Kazakh Automobile Road Academy: Almaty, KAZ
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 2011 in Kustanai, Kazakhstan.
Why this sport?
He was doing athletics until he decided to try shooting and liked it better.
Club / Team
Kustanai Sports Club for the Disabled: Kazakhstan
Name of coach
Vasiliy Knyshev, KAZ, from 2011; Abylay Shunayev, KAZ
Handedness
Left
Senior International Debut
Year
2017
Competing for
Kazakhstan
Tournament
Grand Prix
Location
Szczecin, POL
General Interest
Hobbies
Fixing cars. (Athlete, 27 Nov 2017)
Most influential person in career
Coaches Vasiliy Knyshev and Abylay Shunayev, and his wife. (Athlete, 27 Nov 2017)
Hero / Idol
US boxer Muhammad Ali. (Athlete, 27 Nov 2017)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Everything will be in due time, the main thing is patience and work." (Athlete, 26 Mar 2019)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport in Kazakhstan. (Athlete, 26 Mar 2019)
Other sports
He has competed in able-bodied shooting at national level in Kazakhstan. (kstnews.kz, 13 Sep 2018)
Ambitions
To win gold at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 26 Mar 2019)
Impairment
In 2007 he fell at a construction site and sustained an open fracture to his right arm. The arm became infected, resulting him having the limb amputated. (kstnews.kz, 13 Sep 2018)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Cup (Al Ain)
Rank Year Event Result
35 2018 P1 - 10m Air Pistol SH1 530
45 2018 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2 599.6
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
14 2018 P1 - 10m Air Pistol SH1 548