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Albert Sirotich

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Impaired range of motion
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S5, SB5, SM5

Further personal information

Residence
Rijeka, CRO
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
Croatian
Higher education
Mechanical Engineering - University of Rijeka: Croatia

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He learned how to swim at age five. He began pursuing the sport more seriously at age 12 in Rijeka, Croatia.
Club / Team
PK Forca: Rijeka, CRO
Name of coach
Nives Krosnjar [club], CRO; Slobodan Glavcic [national], CRO

General interest

Hobbies
Playing table tennis. (jelenje.hr, 25 Jan 2019)
Awards and honours
He was named the 2018 Best Junior Para Athlete in Rijeka, Croatia. (jelenje.hr, 25 Jan 2019; novilist.hr, 17 Jan 2019)
Impairment
He was born with arthrogryposis, a condition that causes congenital joint contractures. (jelenje.hr, 25 Jan 2019; novilist.hr, 03 May 2017; in-portal.hr, 24 Aug 2015)