Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
S14, SB14, SM14
Further personal information
Sakarya University: Turkey
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age seven.
Why this sport?
His mother began looking for a sport to put his energy into after he was diagnosed with hyperactivity at age nine. He tried a number of sports before focusing on swimming.
Club / Team
Sakarya Atlantis SK: Turkey
He trains six days a week.
Arslan (Facebook profile, 02 Jul 2019)
Most influential person in career
His mother. (aa.com.tr, 05 Aug 2018)
He has competed in Para open water swimming at international level. (inas.org, 12 Jun 2016)
To win a medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (aa.com.tr, 05 Aug 2018)
He was born with an intellectual impairment and diagnosed with hyperactivity at age nine. (aa.com.tr, 05 Aug 2018)