A WOMAN FORM UGRA BECAME A FINALIST OF THE INTERNATIONAL BEAUTY CONTEST
Irina Bashmakova was a finalist of the international beauty and talent contest "Nevskaya Krasa" in St. Petersburg.
The event is held for girls and women who use wheelchairs. Irina Bashmakova participates in the "Lady" category. Her competitors are six participants from different cities of Russia and Belarus.
Irina is the only representative of Ugra. She combines work at the Druzhba sports complex with studying at Ugra State University.
One of her recent personal achievements is independent living in an apartment equipped with advanced gadgets for people with disabilities.
Irina also participates in the public life of the city as an expert on the accessible environment, a member of the public council at the medical and social expertise, coordinator of the action headquarters for the disabled at the Department of Social Development of Ugra.