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MURATALIEVA Ukei
Sport Para dance sport
NPC Kyrgyzstan   
GenderWomen
Age33
Place of BirthKulanak, URS
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Classification
L&F2
Further Personal Information
Residence
Bishkek, KGZ
Languages
Kyrgyz, Russian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began training in 2018 in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.
Why this sport?
"I always wanted to dance. Most of all tango, this dance is very beautiful and graceful. Once Ainura [Teleusheva, another Para dancer from Kyrgyzstan] suggested that I just come to train and try. And here I am."
Name of coach
Adilet Toktogaziev [personal, choreographer], KGZ
Training Regime
She trains three times per week.
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Dances train character, increase responsibility and teach to prioritise." (kg.undp.org, 11 Oct 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 22 Nov 2019)
Impairment
The left side of her body is weaker than the right side due to cerebral palsy. (vecherka.kg, 23 Aug 2019; 24.kg, 11 Dec 2018)
Other information
OCCUPATION
She founded the Nazik Kyz public association for women with an impairment and has worked as its chairman of the board. "In the framework of my Nazik Kyz organisation, I run a leadership school. We do not divide girls and women, because girls may feel lonely or need support of an older woman. At Nazik Kyz, I work to empower girls with disabilities." (kg.undp.org, 11 Oct 2019; vecherka.kg, 23 Aug 2019; kabar.kg, 15 Aug 2019)

DESIGNER
In 2008 she got involved in fashion design and in 2012 took part in the Fashion Week in Kyrgyzstan with her clothing collection. (bishkekchanka.kg, 03 Nov 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
There are no major results available for this athlete.