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MIKUSHIN Alexey
Sport Para alpine skiing
NPC Russia   
GenderMen
Age22
Place of BirthYelizovo, RUS
Height1.75 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
LW6/8-1
Further Personal Information
Residence
Yelizovo, RUS
Languages
English, Russian
Higher education
Law - Vitus Bering Kamchatka State University: Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, RUS
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began skiing at age five in Yelizovo, Russian Federation. After the amputation of his left arm in 2007, he returned to the sport three years later.
Club / Team
Kamchatka Regional Training Centre in Adaptive Sports: Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, RUS
Name of coach
Alexander Nazarov [national], RUS; Sergey Didenko [personal], RUS, from 2011; Evgeny Pinaev [personal], RUS
General Interest
Hobbies
Sport and fitness. (Athlete, 13 Dec 2017)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a gold medal at the 2015 National Championships in Russian Federation. (Athlete, 13 Dec 2017)
Most influential person in career
Coach Sergey Didenko. (Athlete, 26 Jun 2016)
Hero / Idol
Kazakhstani cross-country skier Vladimir Smirnov. (Athlete, 26 Jun 2016)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Only forward to new victories." (Athlete, 26 Jun 2016)
Awards and honours
He has received the title of Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (minsport.gov.ru, 29 May 2020)
Impairment
In 2007 he sustained an injury during a ski training session, which resulted in the amputation of his left arm above the elbow. (Athlete, 26 Jun 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
23 2018 Downhill - Standing 1:35.67
26 2018 Super-G - Standing 1:34.76
13 2018 Super Combined - Standing 2:28.96
17 2018 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:25.42
16 2018 Slalom - Standing 1:57.48
World Cup (Kühtai)
Rank Year Event Result
13 2017/2018 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:11.96
13 2017/2018 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:04.70
16 2017/2018 Slalom - Standing 1:52.32
  2017/2018 Slalom - Standing  DSQ
  2017/2018 Slalom - Standing  DSQ
  2017/2018 Slalom - Standing  DSQ
18 2017/2018 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:19.19
16 2017/2018 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:27.79
22 2017/2018 Giant Slalom - Standing 1:52.87
  2017/2018 Slalom - Standing  DNS
31 2017/2018 Slalom - Standing  
15 2017/2018 Giant Slalom - Standing  
8 2019/2020 Super-G - Standing 1:10.30
16 2019/2020 Super-G - Standing 1:11.46
8 2019/2020 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:03.46
8 2019/2020 Giant Slalom - Standing 1:58.12
8 2019/2020 Slalom - Standing 1:47.03
5 2019/2020 Slalom - Standing 1:45.22
6 2019/2020 Slalom - Standing 1:45.79
12 2019/2020 Giant Slalom - Standing 1:59.41
8 2019/2020 Giant Slalom - Standing 1:59.80
9 2019/2020 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:03.80
6 2019/2020 Slalom - Standing 1:52.07
10 2019/2020 Downhill - Standing 1:04.57
11 2019/2020 Downhill - Standing 1:03.27
11 2019/2020 Downhill - Standing 1:06.24
10 2019/2020 Super-G - Standing 1:12.48
7 2019/2020 Super-G - Standing 1:13.47
5 2019/2020 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:30.69
6 2019/2020 Slalom - Standing 2:16.85
11 2019/2020 Downhill - Standing  
7 2019/2020 Slalom - Standing 23.05
4 2019/2020 Slalom - Standing  
9 2019/2020 Giant Slalom - Standing  
11 2019/2020 Super-G - Standing