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David Motycka

Para Ice Hockey

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Languages
Czech

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began playing Para ice hockey in 2011 in Kolin, Czech Republic.
Why this sport?
He enjoys team sports.
Club / Team
SHK Mustangove AUTO IN: Pardubice, CZE
Name of coach
Jiri Briza [national], CZE
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Defence

International debut

Year
2012
Competing for
Czech Republic

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the Paralympic Winter Games in 2014 and 2018. (Athlete, 08 Mar 2018)
Most influential person in career
His parents. (Athlete, 08 Mar 2018)
Hero / Idol
US bodybuilder Ronnie Coleman. (Athlete, 08 Mar 2018)
Awards and honours
He was named the 2011/12 Czech Para Hockey League [CPHL] Discovery of the Season. (sledgehokejzlin.cz, 06 Mar 2012)
Impairment
At age 21 his leg was amputated after he was involved in a motorcycle accident. (rozhlas.cz, 14 Mar 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Paralympic Winter Games 2014 (Sochi, Russia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed Group A 2014-03-08 1
Mixed Group A 2014-03-09 3
Mixed Group A 2014-03-11 6
Mixed Group A - Standings 2014-03-11 3
Mixed Classification 5-6 2014-03-12 202
Mixed Classification 5-8 2014-03-14 101
Pyeongchang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games (Pyeongchang, South Korea)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed Tournament Group B 2018-03-11 3
Mixed Tournament Group B 2018-03-12 4
Mixed Tournament Group B 2018-03-13 6
Mixed Tournament Group B - Standings 2018-03-13 3
Mixed Tournament Classification 5-8 2018-03-14 1
Mixed Tournament Classification 5-6 2018-03-16 1