Anton Vasilev

Date of birth:
13 October 1983
Anton Vasilev (RUS)

Biography

General Interest

Hobbies
Cars, books, economics. (kayak-canoe.ru, 2012)
Awards and honours
He holds the title of Honoured Master of Sport in Russia. (minsport.gov.ru, 21 Dec 2015)
Famous relatives
His wife Svetlana Kudinova has also competed for Russia in canoe sprint. (canoesport.ru, 2011)

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began paddling in 1996 in Chelyabinsk, Russia.
Why this sport?
His first coach, Olga Kuznetsova, introduced him to the sport.
Club / Team
Chelyabinsk Youth Sports School of Olympic Reserve No.11 [RUS] / Voronezh Region Centre of Sports Preparation [RUS]:
Name of coach
Valery Lukash, RUS; Vasily Rybakov, RUS; Vladimir Semenikhin, RUS

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
13 October 1983
Height
185 cm
Weight
88 kg
Marital status
Married
Family
Wife Svetlana, daughter Victoria
Residence
Chelyabinsk, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian
Higher education
Ural State University of Physical Education: Chelyabinsk, RUS