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ZIABLITSEVA Aleksandra
Sport Para alpine skiing, Para swimming
NPC RPC   
GenderWomen
Age20
Place of BirthSt. Petersburg, RUS
Height1.66 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
S13, SB13, SM13
Further Personal Information
Residence
St. Petersburg, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Russian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up swimming at age four in St. Petersburg, Russian Federation, and began training regularly during her first year at a sports school.
Why this sport?
"My mum, who used to be a swimmer herself, led me to the pool. I liked the water and the feeling of my speed, so I gladly went to training."
Club / Team
VoViS Sports School of Olympic Reserve: St. Petersburg, RUS
Name of coach
Kirill Pavlyukevich [personal], RUS
General Interest
Hobbies
Sports, travelling, reading. (Athlete, 29 Apr 2020)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a silver medal at the 2020 Russian Championships. (Athlete, 29 Apr 2020)
Most influential person in career
Her first coach Vladislav Kustov, and her mother Kira Ziablitceva. (Athlete, 29 Apr 2020)
Hero / Idol
Russian Para alpine skier Sergey Alexandrov, Russian Para swimmer Aleksandr Golintovskii. (Athlete, 29 Apr 2020)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Stop whining, just do it. No desire, no result." (Athlete, 29 Apr 2020)
Awards and honours
In 2021 she received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (minsport.gov.ru, 29 Sep 2021)
Other sports
She has competed in Para triathlon at national level in the Russian Federation. (triathlon.org, 01 Jun 2019)
Famous relatives
Her mother Kira Ziablitceva has competed in swimming at national level in the Russian Federation, and has worked as a swimming coach. (Athlete, 29 Apr 2020; spbvos.ru, 15 Apr 2018)
Ambitions
To compete at the European championships and the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 29 Apr 2020)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games - Para swimming
Rank Year Event Result
9 2021 100m Backstroke S13 1:10.07
12 2021 400m Freestyle S13 4:58.15
European Championships - Para swimming
Rank Year Event Result
6 2021 100m Freestyle S13 1:04.01
4 2021 100m Backstroke S13 1:10.08
6 2021 400m Freestyle S13 4:57.05