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VASILEV Ivan
Sport Para alpine skiing
NPC RPC   
GenderMen
Age16
Place of BirthOktyabrskiy, RUS
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
LW6/8-2
Further Personal Information
Residence
St. Petersburg, RUS
Occupation
Student
Languages
English, Russian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2013, at age seven, in Oktyabrskiy, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
"I saw [the sport] on TV and wanted [to do it]."
Name of coach
Alexander Nazarov [national], RUS; Dmitry Alexandrov [personal], from 2020
General Interest
Nicknames
Vanya (fondopora.ru, 28 Dec 2021)
Hobbies
Football, reading. (Athlete, 01 Mar 2022; beijing2022.paralymp.ru, 18 Feb 2022)
Memorable sporting achievement
Receiving the title of Candidate for Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (Athlete, 01 Mar 2022)
Most influential person in career
His parents. (Athlete, 01 Mar 2022)
Hero / Idol
Russian alpine skier Alexander Khoroshilov. (Athlete, 01 Mar 2022)
Awards and honours
At age 14 he received the title of Candidate for Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (fondopora.ru, 28 Dec 2021)
Impairment
He is missing fingers on his left hand. (fondopora.ru, 28 Dec 2021; pomorie.ru, 05 Mar 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
27 2021/2022 Giant Slalom - Standing 2:31.96
  2021/2022 Slalom - Standing  DSQ