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Beata Andruszkiewicz

Shooting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SH1

Further personal information

Family
Husband Waldemar Andruszkiewicz
Residence
Szczecin, POL
Occupation
Public Servant
Languages
Polish
Higher education
Electrical Engineering - West Pomeranian University of Technology: Szczecin, POL

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
She first got into sport through swimming, and it was during a training session in the pool that she met her husband Waldemar. He then inspired her to take up shooting Para sport.
Club / Team
START Szczecin: Poland
Name of coach
Marek Marucha [national], POL; Kazimierz Milewski [club], POL
Coach from which country?
Poland

General interest

Awards and honours
She received the Woman Without Barriers award in 2012 from Polish news website 'niepelnosprawni.pl'. (niepelnosprawni.pl, 09 Jun 2015; fzk.org.pl, 30 Oct 2012)
Famous relatives
Her husband Waldemar Andruszkiewicz has represented Poland in shooting Para sport at World Cup events. (SportsDeskOnline, 09 Oct 2017; niepelnosprawni.pl, 09 Jun 2015)
Impairment
At age five she was involved in a tram accident, which resulted in both of her legs being amputated. (niepelnosprawni.pl, 09 Jun 2015)
Other information
OCCUPATION
She works in social services in Szczecin, Poland. In addition to her day job, she has initiated a number of charitable projects in Szczecin, which include breast and cervical cancer prevention for women and setting up a coffee shop where customers are served by people living with an intellectual impairment. In 2016 she was honoured with the title of Patron of People With Impairments in recognition of the work she has done. (infoludek.pl, 20 Dec 2016; pum.edu.pl, 01 Jan 2016; niepelnosprawni.pl, 09 Jun 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2010 IPC Shooting World Championships (Zagreb, Croatia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 10m Air Pistol SH1 Qualification 2010-07-22 22
2014 IPC Shooting World Championships (Suhl, Germany)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 10m Air Pistol SH1 Qualification 2014-07-20 29