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DOROGAEV Denis
Sport Para swimming
NPC Russia   
GenderMen
Age41
Place of BirthNovokuznetsk, URS
Height1.82 m
Weight 88 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Classification
SB9
Further Personal Information
Residence
Nizhny Novgorod, RUS
Occupation
Coach
Languages
Russian
Higher education
Management, Sport Studies - Sochi State University : Nizhny Novgorod, RUS
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia in 2001.
Why this sport?
"Because I was not bad at swimming."
Club / Team
Zarya Youth Sports School of Olympic Reserve: Dzerzhinsk, RUS
Name of coach
Yury Nazarenko
Coach from which country?
Russia
Coach from what year?
2002
Senior International Debut
Year
2008
Competing for
Russia
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Bronze at the 2004 Paralympic Games in Athens. (Athlete, 05 Sep 2012)
Most influential person in career
His coach. (Athlete, 05 Sep 2012)
Awards and honours
He holds the title of Honoured Master of Sport in Russia. (fpoda.paralymp.ru, 06 Dec 2013)
Other information
FROM ATHLETE TO COACH
In May 2014, he could not compete at the Russian Championships due to an illness, and switched to a coaching role. (Athlete, 09 Jul 2014)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
3 2004 100m Breaststroke SB9 1:11.91
3 2008 100m Breaststroke SB9 1:10.16
6 2008 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points 4:28.51
7 2012 100m Breaststroke SB9 1:12.09
2 2012 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points  Q
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
7 2002 100m Breaststroke SB9 1:16.73
2 2006 100m Breaststroke SB9 1:12.07
4 2010 100m Breaststroke SB9 1:11.09
2 2010 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points 4:15.46
World Championships Short Course
Rank Year Event Result
3 2009 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points 4:21.26