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CHOKHLAEV Stanislav
Sport Para biathlon, Para cross-country
NPC Russia   
GenderMen
Age29
Place of BirthSerga, URS
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
B1
Guide
Oleg Kolodiichuk
Further Personal Information
Marital status
Married
Family
Wife Iuliia Chokhlaeva [nee Budaleeva]
Residence
Tyumen, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training in Para skiing in Serga, Russian Federation. He then moved to Perm in 2009, where he competed in athletics as well as skiing, before he eventually chose to focus on skiing.
Club / Team
Centre of Sports Preparation No.72: Tyumen, RUS
Name of coach
Vyacheslav Goldinov, RUS
General Interest
Hobbies
Going to the cinema. (iskra-kungur.ru, 04 Jan 2013)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning three medals at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi. (sovsport.ru, 16 Mar 2014)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"It's not a victory that gives you strength. It's competition that gives you strength. Fighting and not giving up - that's what strength comprises. That's how I live." (craft-russia.ru, 2016)
Awards and honours
In 2017 he received the 'Return to Life' prize from the Russian Paralympic Committee. (minsport.gov.ru, 28 Nov 2017)

For his performance at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi, he was awarded the Order of Friendship by the president of the Russian Federation. (kremlin.ru, 17 Mar 2014)

In 2014 he received the title of Honoured Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (minsport.gov.ru, 11 Mar 2014)
Other sports
He has competed internationally in Para biathlon and cross-country skiing. (oblsportkirov.ru, 28 Mar 2017)
Famous relatives
His wife, Iuliia Chokhlaeva [nee Budaleeva] won gold and two silver medals in Para biathlon, and a bronze in Para cross-country skiing, at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi. (tobolsk.ru, 30 Aug 2014)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games - Para biathlon
Rank Year Event Result
5 2014 7.5km Sprint - Visually Impaired 24:31.4
3 2014 15km Individual - Visually Impaired 42:56.5
Paralympic Games - Para cross-country
Rank Year Event Result
2 2014 20km Classic Style - Visually Impaired 1:01:44.9 
5 2014 1km Sprint Freestyle - Visually Impaired 4:11.0
2 2014 10km Freestyle - Visually Impaired 26:55.1 
World Championships - Para biathlon
Rank Year Event Result
9 2010/2011 7.5km Sprint - Visually Impaired 25:08.6
10 2012/2013 7.5km Sprint - Visually Impaired 27:34.5
11 2012/2013 12.5km Middle - Visually Impaired 48:22.6
  2012/2013 15km Individual - Visually Impaired  DNS
7 2014/2015 7.5km Sprint - Visually Impaired 20:58.8
2 2014/2015 12.5km Middle - Visually Impaired 34:46.3
2 2014/2015 15km Individual - Visually Impaired 41:35.3
World Championships - Para cross-country
Rank Year Event Result
7 2012/2013 1km Sprint - Visually Impaired  
3 2012/2013 20km - Visually Impaired 52:52.7
2 2012/2013 10km - Visually Impaired 28:35.5
3 2014/2015 20km - Visually Impaired 45:42.2
3 2014/2015 1km Sprint - Visually Impaired  
1 2014/2015 4 x 2.5km Relay Mixed 29:47.5
1 2014/2015 10km - Visually Impaired 26:15.2