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Bojan Mitic

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T34

Further personal information

Residence
Hochdorf, SUI
Languages
English, German, Serbian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 1996.
Why this sport?
He got involved in athletics because of the support he received from his family and coach. He also realised that he was quite talented.
Club / Team
RC Zentralschweiz: Malters, SUI

International debut

Year
2004
Competing for
Switzerland

General interest

Hobbies
Basketball, table tennis. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Paul Odermatt. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2019)
Awards and honours
In 2014 he was presented with a special achievement award by the Swiss Paralympic Committee. (swissparalympic.ch, 24 Oct 2014)
Impairment
He was born two months prematurely. He experienced a lack of oxygen at birth, which caused brain damage and resulted in cerebral palsy. (bojanmitic.ch, 01 Sep 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Athens 2004 Paralympic Games (Athens, Greece)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T53 Heat 1 6
Men's 200 m T53 Heat 3 4
Men's 4x100 m T53-54 Heat 1 2
IPC Athletics World Championships Assen 2006 (Assen, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T53 Heat 2 5
Men's 200 m T53 Heat 2 7
Men's 400 m T53 Heat 2 4
Men's 4x100 m T53-54 Heat 1 2
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m T34 Final Round 2012-09-04 4
Men's 200 m T34 Heat 1 2012-09-04 2
Men's 100 m T34 Heat 2 2012-09-08 1
Men's 100 m T34 Final Round 2012-09-08 4
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m T34 Semifinal 2 2013-07-21 7
Men's 200 m T34 Final 1 2013-07-22 6
Men's 100 m T34 Semifinal 2 2013-07-23 3
Men's 100 m T34 Final 1 2013-07-24 4
Men's 800 m T34 Final 1 2013-07-25 6
Men's 400 m T34 Semifinal 1 2013-07-26 8
Men's 400 m T34 Final 1 2013-07-27 7
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T34 Heat 1 2015-10-23 4
Men's 400 m T34 Final 1 2015-10-24 9999
Men's 800 m T34 Heat 2 2015-10-25 9
Men's 100 m T34 Heat 2 2015-10-27 1
Men's 100 m T34 Final 1 2015-10-28 3
Men's 200 m T34 Heat 1 2015-10-30 2
Men's 200 m T34 Final 1 2015-10-31 5
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T34 Heat 1 2016-09-11 3
Men's 100 m T34 Final Round 2016-09-12 5
Men's 800 m T34 Heat 2 2016-09-13 3
Men's 800 m T34 Final Round 2016-09-14 7
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T34 Final 1 2017-07-15 6
Men's 100 m T34 Heat 2 2017-07-15 6
Men's 400 m T34 Final 1 2017-07-17 8
Men's 800 m T34 Final 1 2017-07-20 7
Men's 200 m T34 Final 1 2017-07-21 7