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BIACSI Bernadett
Sport Para athletics
NPC Hungary   
GenderWomen
Age32
Place of BirthSzeged, HUN
Height1.58 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T20
Further Personal Information
Residence
Szeged, HUN
Languages
Hungarian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up Para athletics in 2000 in Szeged, Hungary.
Why this sport?
She had success in the sport at school.
Club / Team
Szeged VSE: Hungary
Name of coach
Antal Andor [club], HUN; Szabo Erzsebet [club], HUN; Zsuzsanna Oroszi [national], HUN
Senior International Debut
Year
2002
Competing for
Hungary
Location
Tunisia
General Interest
Nicknames
Beri. (nlcafe.hu, 15 Sep 2018)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing in the T20 1500m at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (Athlete, 24 Oct 2015)
Most influential person in career
Her sister. (Athlete, 24 Oct 2015)
Injuries
She suffered from an injury in early 2015. (szeged.hu, 26 Jun 2015)
Awards and honours
She and her sister Ilona were co-recipients of the 2016 Para Athlete of the Year Award in Szeged, Hungary. (delmagyar.hu, 24 Jan 2017)

She and her sister Ilona were selected to be joint flag bearers for Hungary at the opening ceremony of the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (paralympic.org, 29 Aug 2012)
Famous relatives
Her twin sister Ilona Biacsi has represented Hungary in Para athletics. She won silver in the T20 1500m at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (SportsDeskOnline, 22 May 2017; delmagyar.hu, 24 Jan 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (delmagyar.hu, 24 Jan 2017)
Impairment
She was born with an intellectual impairment. (Athlete, 24 Oct 2015)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
4 2012 1500m T20 4:42.80
5 2016 1500m T20 4:43.10
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
5 2013 1500m T20 5:12.53
8 2015 1500m T20 5:01.62
4 2017 1500m T20 4:44.75
1 2017 800m T20 2:20.51
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
7 2014 400m T20 1:08.07
2 2014 1500m T20 5:00.71
4 2016 1500m T20 4:42.37
2 2016 800m T20 2:20.80
5 2018 800m T20 2:20.39
3 2018 1500m T20 4:47.57