Page back
GUDKOV Evgeny
Sport Para athletics
NPC Russia   
GenderMen
Age40
Place of BirthOmsk, URS
Height1.86 m
Weight 102 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Classification
F44
Further Personal Information
Marital status
Married
Family
Wife Natalia Gudkova, son Ilya
Residence
Omsk, RUS
Occupation
Coach
Languages
Russian
Higher education
Sport Studies - Siberian State University of Physical Culture and Sports: Omsk, RUS
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport at age 17 in Omsk, Russia.
Club / Team
Omsk Regional Specialised Sport Centre of Paralympic Training: Russia
Name of coach
Boris Rzhishchev, Sergey Babanin
Coach from which country?
Russia
Senior International Debut
Year
1999
Competing for
Russia
Location
Belgium
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a silver medal in the F42-44 javelin at the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing. (Athlete, 08 Feb 2011; paralympic.org, 10 Apr 2013)
Awards and honours
In December 2013 he took part in the 2014 Olympic torch relay in his home city of Omsk, Russia. (omskinform.ru, 09 Dec 2013)

He holds the title of Honoured Master of Sport in Russia. (infocenter2014.ru, 25 Mar 2013)
Famous relatives
His wife Natalia Gudkova is a Paralympian who won gold in the F46 javelin at the 2000 Paralympic Games in Sydney. She also won silver medals at the 2004 and 2012 Games. (omsk.kp.ru, 24 Sep 2012; paralympic.org, 10 Apr 2013)
Ambitions
To be a Paralympic champion. (Athlete, 08 Feb 2011)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
5 2004 Discus Throw F44/46 42.18 
4 2004 Javelin Throw F44/46 53.34 
2 2008 Javelin Throw F42/44 55.50
4 2012 Javelin Throw F44 53.78
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
13 2002 Shot Put F44 10.81
10 2002 Discus Throw F44 38.16
4 2002 Javelin Throw F44 48.63
8 2006 Discus Throw F44 37.77
2 2006 Javelin Throw F44 50.72
5 2011 Javelin Throw F44 50.85
7 2013 Javelin Throw F44 48.94