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Damian Kulig

Athletics | Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F57

Further personal information

Family
Daughter Zuzanna
Occupation
Athlete, Coach
Languages
Polish

Sport specific information

Club / Team
IKS Cieszyn: Poland
Name of coach
Zbigniew Gryzbon [club], POL

General interest

Awards and honours
In 2015 he received an award in recognition of his sporting performances from the city council of Czechowice-Dziedzice, Poland. (czechowice-dziedzice.pl, 13 Mar 2015)
Other sports
He represented Poland in powerlifting at the 2004 Paralympic Games in Athens and the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing. (interia.pl, 18 Sep 2008; naszemiasto.pl, 22 Aug 2008)
Impairment
In 1999 he was diagnosed with bone cancer which resulted in the amputation of his left leg. (warszawa.naszemiasto.pl, 22 Aug 2008)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Athens 2004 Paralympic Games (Athens, Greece)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -82.5 kg Final Round 8
IPC Powerlifting World Championships Busan 2006 (Busan, South Korea)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -90 kg Final Round 9999
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -100 kg Final Round 5
2010 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Over 100.00kg Final 2010-07-30 9999
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -100 kg Final Round 2012-09-05 6
2014 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 107.00 kg MD Final 2014-04-11 9999