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Dejan Fabcic

Canoe

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
KL2

Further personal information

Family
Two daughters
Residence
Podnanos, SLO
Occupation
Doctor
Languages
English, Italian, Slovene
Higher education
Medicine - University of Ljubljana: Slovenia

General interest

Sporting philosophy / motto
"Disability is only in the mind." (zsiswordpress.com, 05 Jan 2009)
Other sports
He competed in swimming at the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing. (zsiswordpress.com, 05 Jan 2009)
Impairment
He has undergone more than 20 operations after being born without the patella bone in his knees because of tibial aplasia. (zsis.si, Aug 2016; zsiswordpress.com, 05 Jan 2009)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He is a specialist in internal medicine and works at a thyroid disease and diabetes health centre in Nova Gorica, Slovenia. (primorske.si, 22 Sep 2016; 4d.rtvslo.si, 18 Jul 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Swimming World Championships Durban 2006 (Durban, South Africa)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Freestyle S7 Final Round 6
Men's 50 m Freestyle S7 Heats 6
Men's 400 m Freestyle S7 Heats 9
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM7 Heats 9999
Men's 100 m Freestyle S7 Final Round 7
Men's 100 m Freestyle S7 Heats 8
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB6 Heats 10
Men's 100 m Backstroke S7 Heats 9
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Freestyle S7 Heat 3 7
Men's 100 m Freestyle S7 Heat 1 6
Men's 100 m Backstroke S7 Heat 2 7
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM7 Heat 2 7
Men's 100 m Backstroke S7 Final Round 8
Men's 100 m Backstroke S7 Heat 1 2
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB6 Final Round 6
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB6 Heat 1 2
Men's 100 m Freestyle S7 Heat 1 6
Men's 50 m Freestyle S7 Heat 2 5
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's KL2 Heat 1 2016-09-14 3
Men's KL2 Semifinal 2016-09-14 2
Men's KL2 Final 2016-09-15 6