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Bernadett Biacsi

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T20

Further personal information

Residence
Szeged, HUN
Languages
English, 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 while she was at school.
Club / Team
Szegedi VSE: Hungary
Name of coach
Antal Andor [club], HUN

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, 09 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
Her twin sister Ilona. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
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 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 a silver medal in the T20 1500m at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Facebook profile, 26 Jul 2019; SportsDeskOnline, 22 May 2017; delmagyar.hu, 24 Jan 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (delmagyar.hu, 24 Jan 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 1500 m T20 Final Round 2012-09-05 4
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 1500 m T20 Final 1 2013-07-27 5
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 1500 m T20 Final 1 2015-10-24 8
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 1500 m T20 Final Round 2016-09-16 5
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 1500 m T20 Final 1 2017-07-17 4
Women's 800 m T20 Final 1 2017-07-23 1