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Boro Radenovic

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Classification
F57

Further personal information

Residence
Pula, CRO

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2008.
Why this sport?
His friend Darko Kralj, a Croatian Paralympian and world record holder in shot put, persuaded him to become active and take up athletics.
Club / Team
AK Medulin: Croatia

General interest

Awards and honours
In 2012 he was named Most Successful Athlete with a Disability by the Sports Association of the Istrian County of Croatia. (regionalexpress.hr, 16 Jan 2013)
Impairment
His left leg was amputated at age 19 during the Battle of Vukovar in the Croatian War of Independence. (ipress.hr, 13 Feb 2010)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Shot Put F57/58 Final 2011-01-24 5
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Shot Put F57/58 Final Round 2012-09-04 10