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HARAUS Miroslav
Sport Para alpine skiing
NPC Slovakia   
GenderMen
Age32
Place of BirthPrešov, TCH
Height1.75 m
Weight 80 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
B2
Guide
Maros Hudik, SVK, from 2013
Further Personal Information
Residence
Lubovec, SVK
Occupation
Athlete, Massage Therapist
Languages
Czech, English, Polish, Slovak
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began skiing in 1998 at age 12.
Why this sport?
He found the sport relaxing, and loved the feeling of winning when he competed.
Club / Team
Zilinsky Sportovy Klub: Žilina, SVK
Name of coach
Roman Petrik [national], SVK
Senior International Debut
Year
2004
Competing for
Slovakia
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Wildschönau, AUT
General Interest
Nicknames
Mirsher (Athlete, 16 Jul 2016)
Hobbies
Travel, spending time in the mountains, sport, music, dancing. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a silver medal in the downhill at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi. (Athlete, 05 Mar 2018)
Most influential person in career
His parents. (Athlete, 05 Mar 2018)
Hero / Idol
French footballer Zinedine Zidane. (Athlete, 05 Mar 2018)
Other sports
He has competed in Para athletics and goalball. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2016)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (paralympic.org, 20 Jan 2017)
Impairment
He has nystagmus, a condition that causes involuntary eye movement. (Athlete, 08 Mar 2014)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
  2010 Downhill - Visually Impaired  DNF
4 2010 Slalom - Visually Impaired 1:48.38
8 2010 Giant Slalom - Visually Impaired 2:55.62
3 2010 Super-G - Visually Impaired 1:22.75
3 2010 Super Combined - Visually Impaired 2:16.31
2 2014 Downhill - Visually Impaired 1:22.01
  2014 Super-G - Visually Impaired DNF
  2014 Slalom - Visually Impaired DSQ
  2014 Super Combined - Visually Impaired DSQ
  2014 Giant Slalom - Visually Impaired DNF
  2018 Downhill - Visually Impaired  DNF
3 2018 Super-G - Visually Impaired 1:26.66
1 2018 Super Combined - Visually Impaired 2:14.22
4 2018 Giant Slalom - Visually Impaired 2:17.67
  2018 Slalom - Visually Impaired  DSQ
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
  2003/2004 Downhill B1-3  DNF
8 2003/2004 Giant Slalom B1-3 2:24.87
  2003/2004 Slalom B1-3  DNF
6 2008/2009 Downhill - Visually Impaired 1:48.14
3 2008/2009 Slalom - Visually Impaired 1:43.60
  2008/2009 Giant Slalom - Visually Impaired  DSQ
3 2008/2009 Super-G - Visually Impaired 1:00.17
  2008/2009 Super Combined - Visually Impaired  DNF
4 2010/2011 Downhill - Visually Impaired 1:22.84
5 2010/2011 Super-G - Visually Impaired 1:22.45
4 2010/2011 Super Combined - Visually Impaired 2:09.56
  2010/2011 Slalom - Visually Impaired  DNF
6 2010/2011 Giant Slalom - Visually Impaired 2:22.00
7 2012/2013 Downhill - Visually Impaired 1:29.05
5 2012/2013 Super-G - Visually Impaired 1:12.89
2 2012/2013 Slalom - Visually Impaired 1:59.21
2 2012/2013 Super Combined - Visually Impaired 1:45.02
5 2012/2013 Giant Slalom - Visually Impaired 2:19.12
3 2014/2015 Downhill - Visually Impaired 1:32.12
3 2014/2015 Super-G - Visually Impaired 1:24.81
1 2014/2015 Super Combined - Visually Impaired 1:59.81
  2014/2015 Giant Slalom - Visually Impaired  DNF
2 2014/2015 Slalom - Visually Impaired 1:48.90
3 2016/2017 Downhill - Visually Impaired 1:11.80
4 2016/2017 Super-G - Visually Impaired 1:06.28
  2016/2017 Super Combined - Visually Impaired  DNF
4 2016/2017 Giant Slalom - Visually Impaired 2:15.07
  2016/2017 Slalom - Visually Impaired  DNF
World Cup Final
Rank Year Event Result
  2015/2016 Giant Slalom - Visually Impaired  DNF
5 2015/2016 Giant Slalom - Visually Impaired 1:49.74
  2015/2016 Slalom - Visually Impaired  DSQ
4 2015/2016 Downhill - Visually Impaired 1:14.28
4 2015/2016 Downhill - Visually Impaired 1:14.19
5 2015/2016 Super-G - Visually Impaired 1:21.63
6 2015/2016 Super-G - Visually Impaired 1:24.33
3 2016/2017 Downhill - Visually Impaired 1:28.46
3 2016/2017 Super-G - Visually Impaired 1:33.79
2 2016/2017 Super-G - Visually Impaired 1:29.69
2 2016/2017 Giant Slalom - Visually Impaired 2:14.73
2 2016/2017 Slalom - Visually Impaired 1:35.82
5 2017/2018 Downhill - Visually Impaired 1:19.15
4 2017/2018 Downhill - Visually Impaired 1:17.67
3 2017/2018 Super-G - Visually Impaired 1:20.76
  2017/2018 Super-G - Visually Impaired  DNF