Name: Ruslan Reiter
Sport: Nordic Skiing
Discipline(s): Biathlon, Cross Country Skiing
Event(s): Sprint Biathlon, Middle-Distance Biathlon, Sprint Cross-Country, Middle-Distance Cross-Country, Open Relay Cross-Country
Classification: LW8
Height: 5-6
DOB: 4/5/1999
Birthplace: Russia
Hometown: Manchester, Maine
High School: Maranacook Community High School (Readfield, Maine) '17
Team/Club: Crosscut Mountain Sports Center
Coach(es): Seth Hubbard
Paralympic Experience
  • Two-time Paralympian (2018, 2022)
  • Paralympic Winter Games Beijing 2022, 9th (open relay cross-country), 10th (middle-distance cross-country), 12th (sprint biathlon, middle-distance biathlon, sprint cross-country)
  • Paralympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, 7th (mixed 4x2.5-kilometer cross-country), 11th (12.5K biathlon), 15th (15K biathlon), 16th (7.5K biathlon)
Personal: Reiter was born with an underdeveloped right arm...Tried skiing for the first time when he was in seventh grade...Adopted from an orphanage in Yekaterinburg, Russia...Son of Michael Conley and Anne Reiter...Has one sister, Tonia.