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Arian-Cristian Notretu

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S9, SB8, SM9

Further personal information

Residence
Bucharest, ROU
Occupation
Student
Languages
English, Romanian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2016.
Why this sport?
He liked the sport.
Club / Team
Club Sportiv Lamont: Cluj-Napoca, ROU
Name of coach
Daniel Nistoroiu [national]
Training Regime
He trains eight times a week.

General interest

Hobbies
Playing video games. (Athlete, 14 Aug 2018)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning three gold medals and a bronze at the 2018 International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation [IWAS] Youth World Games in Athlone, Ireland. (Athlete, 14 Aug 2018)
Most influential person in career
Coach Daniel Nistoroiu. (Athlete, 14 Aug 2018)
Hero / Idol
US swimmer Michael Phelps. (Athlete, 14 Aug 2018)
Other sports
He has competed in Para triathlon at junior national level in Romania. (biciclistul.ro, 26 Feb 2018)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (rador.ro, 28 Jan 2018)
Impairment
He was diagnosed with cancer at age 15, which resulted in his left being amputated. (TVR2 YouTube channel, 29 Nov 2017; Athlete, 14 Aug 2018)