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MUKHAEV Petr
Sport Para snowboard
NPC Russia   
GenderMen
Age38
Place of BirthVladimir, URS
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Further Personal Information
Residence
Vladimir, RUS
Occupation
Athlete, Musician
Languages
English, Russian
Higher education
Management, Tourism - Russian International Academy of Tourism: Vladimir, RUS
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began para-snowboarding in 2012 in Vladimir, Russia.
Why this sport?
He did snowboarding prior to the amputation of his leg. He was introduced to para-snowboarding by another athlete with a leg amputation, who showed him an artificial limb designed for para-snowboards.
General Interest
Hobbies
Music. (VK profile, 11 Dec 2014)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"I don't see myself as a person with limited abilities. I am a man with unlimited abilities! To have a goal is the most important thing." (rostov.province.ru, 29 May 2014)
Other sports
He holds the title of Candidate for Master of Sport in artistic gymnastics. (Athlete, 11 Dec 2014)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (rostov.province.ru, 29 May 2014)
Impairment
In 2009 he lost his right leg in a car accident. (rostov.province.ru, 29 May 2014)
Other information
SELF-COACHED
He does not have a coach, as he says it is difficult to find a para-snowboarding coach in his home city of Vladimir, Russia. (Athlete, 11 Dec 2014)

MUSIC BAND
He plays and sings in a band called 'Six Heels'. He formed the group in 1997 in Vladimir, Russia. (VK profile, 11 Dec 2014)

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