Timur Tuchinov

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Timur Tuchinov
Personal information
National teamRussia
Event(s)Men's Individual Recurve Standing,
Men's Team Recurve Open
Achievements and titles
Paralympic finals2012, 2016

Timur Tuchinov (born Amitkhasha) is a Russian Paralympic archer. He won two gold medals at the 2012 Summer Paralympics. In 2013, he won a World Para Archery Championship in standing recurve archery.[1][2]

Life[change | change source]

He is from Aginskoye, Zabaykalsky Krai.[1] He studied with Dasinma Orboev.[3] He was European champion, in 2006. He competed at the 2008 Summer Paralympics,[4] 2011 EMAU Grand Prix, 2012 European Grand Prix, and 2012 Asian Grand Prix. [5]

At the 2012 Summer Paralympics, he won a gold medal in the Men's Individual Recurve Standing, and the Men's Team Recurve Open, with Mikhail Oyun, and Oleg Shestakov.

He was a torch bearer for the 2014 Winter Olympics.[3][6] He was given an apartment in Aginskoe.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "No. 50: Timur Tuchinov wins coveted archery world title". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 2020-07-17.
  2. "Tuchinov, Nemati grab golds to wrap up Archery Worlds". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 2020-07-17.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Sochi2014 Olympic Torch Relay". torchrelay.sochi2014.com. Retrieved 2020-07-18.
  4. "Timur Tuchinov - Archery | Paralympic Athlete Profile". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 2020-07-17.
  5. "RUSSIA - TIMUR TUCHINOV". World Archery. Retrieved 2020-07-18.
  6. "Torch Relay -- 14 Things to Know for the Week Ahead". aroundtherings.com. Retrieved 2020-07-18.

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