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ILIASOV Siyovush
Sport Para alpine skiing, Para cross-country
NPC Tajikistan   
GenderMen
Age32
Place of BirthHisor, URS
Height1.68 m
Weight 54 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
B1
Further Personal Information
Residence
Hisor, TJK
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Japanese, Russian, Tajik
Higher education
Commerce - Tajik State Pedagogical University: Dushanbe, TJK
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in December 2016 in Varzob, Tajikistan.
Why this sport?
It is good for his health.
Club / Team
School of Paralympic and Olympic Winter Sports: Tajikistan
Name of coach
Ilkhomiddin Abulloev [personal], TJK
Senior International Debut
Year
2018
Competing for
Tajikistan
Tournament
World Cup
Location
Germany
General Interest
Hobbies
Travel. (Facebook profile, 27 Feb 2018)
Memorable sporting achievement
Qualifying for the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games by placing 22nd in the middle distance classic race at the 2018 World Cup event in Oberried, Germany. (Athlete, 07 Mar 2018)
Most influential person in career
Coach Ilkhomiddin Abulloev. (Athlete, 07 Mar 2018)
Hero / Idol
Tajikistani powerlifter Akmal Godirov. (Athlete, 07 Mar 2018)
Awards and honours
He was named flag bearer for Tajikistan at the opening ceremony of the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (pyeongchang2018.com, 09 Mar 2018)
Impairment
His visual impairment is the result of retinitis pigmentosa, a group of conditions that damage the retina. (Athlete, 07 Mar 2018)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He has taught English language at a school for people with a visual impairment in Hisor, Tajikistan. (gazeta.tj, 07 Nov 2017)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall) - Para cross-country
Rank Year Event Result
Qualification 2018 Sprint Classic Style - Visually Impaired 9:31.34
World Championships - Para cross-country
Rank Year Event Result
13 2018/2019 Sprint Freestyle - Visually Impaired