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GUSEVA Oxana
Sport Para swimming
NPC Russia   
GenderWomen
Age29
Place of BirthChelyabinsk, URS
Height1.70 m
Weight 52 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Classification
S7, SB6, SM7
Further Personal Information
Marital status
Married
Family
Husband Ivan
Residence
Chelyabinsk, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian
Higher education
Management - South Ural State University: Chelyabinsk, RUS
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming in 1999 at the Voskhod club in Chelyabinsk, Russia.
Why this sport?
Her parents encouraged her to take up the sport.
Club / Team
Yunika: Chelyabinsk, RUS
Name of coach
Mikhail Uranov, RUS, from 2009
Senior International Debut
Year
2004
Competing for
Russia
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver at the 2004 Paralympic Games in Athens. (Athlete, 10 Jul 2014)
Most influential person in career
Her coach. (Athlete, 05 Sep 2012)
Hero / Idol
Russian para-swimmer Albert Bakaev. (Athlete, 05 Sep 2012)
Awards and honours
She holds the title of Honoured Master of Sport in Russia. (paraswim.ru, 19 May 2014)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Athlete, 31 Mar 2015)
Impairment
Her impairment is the result of being hit by a train at age two. (up74.ru, 24 Feb 2011)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
10 2004 50m Freestyle S7 37.97
6 2004 100m Freestyle S7 1:17.68
2 2004 400m Freestyle S7 5:32.10
8 2004 50m Butterfly S7 41.61
4 2004 200m Individual Medley SM7 3:19.32
4 2004 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points 5:25.14
8 2008 100m Freestyle S7 1:20.68
6 2008 400m Freestyle S7 5:46.61
8 2008 50m Butterfly S7 41.07
6 2008 200m Individual Medley SM7 3:19.50
Heats 2012 100m Backstroke S7 1:35.09
Heats 2012 50m Butterfly S7 41.57
8 2012 200m Individual Medley SM7 3:15.87
6 2012 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay 34 Points 4:37.31
Heats 2012 50m Freestyle S7 36.80
5 2012 100m Breaststroke SB6 1:49.41
4 2012 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points 4:54.36
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
4 2006 100m Freestyle S7 1:16.49
4 2006 400m Freestyle S7 5:38.37
3 2006 50m Butterfly S7 39.48
3 2006 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points 5:23.23
8 2010 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay 34 Points  DNS
6 2010 200m Individual Medley SM7 3:21.77
8 2010 100m Freestyle S7 1:18.17
5 2010 4 x 50m Medley Relay 20 Points 3:27.82
3 2010 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points 5:02.26
6 2013 100m Breaststroke SB6 1:49.45
7 2013 50m Freestyle S7 36.41
3 2013 4 x 50m Freestyle Relay 20 Points 3:14.01
4 2013 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay 34 Points 4:37.80
4 2013 100m Freestyle S7 1:16.82
8 2013 50m Butterfly S7 40.36
2 2013 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points 4:59.51
World Championships Short Course
Rank Year Event Result
2 2009 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points 4:57.92
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
2 2014 400m Freestyle S7 5:40.87
4 2014 50m Freestyle S7 36.61
1 2014 200m Individual Medley SM7 3:16.05
3 2014 4 x 50m Freestyle Relay 20 Points 3:09.34
3 2014 100m Freestyle S7 1:17.13
2 2014 50m Butterfly S7 41.26
3 2014 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay 34 Points 4:40.31
2 2014 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points 5:07.05