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SHUVALOV Nikolai
Sport Para alpine skiing
NPC Russia   
GenderMen
Age41
Place of BirthKrasnoyarsk, URS
Height1.72 m
Weight 63 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Further Personal Information
Residence
Krasnoyarsk, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began Para skiing in 2011 in Krasnoyarsk, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
He finds the sport beautiful. He was doing it at an amateur level in his youth before getting injured, and after acquiring his impairment he took up Para alpine skiing.
Club / Team
Krasnoyarsk Regional Centre of Sports Preparation in Adaptive Sports: Russia
Name of coach
Alexander Nazarov [national], RUS
Senior International Debut
Year
2012
Competing for
Russia
General Interest
Hobbies
Fishing, recreation in the forests of Siberia. (Athlete, 09 Dec 2017)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi. (Athlete, 20 Dec 2018)
Hero / Idol
Boxer Roy Jones Jr. (Athlete, 09 Dec 2017)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Alpine skiing is a condition of the soul." (Athlete, 05 Dec 2013)
Awards and honours
He holds the title of Candidate for Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (Athlete, 20 Dec 2018)
Impairment
He lost both legs in a car accident. (1tv.ru, 07 Mar 2014)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
  2014 Slalom - Sitting 1:33.51DNF
21 2014 Giant Slalom - Sitting 3:22.40