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Denis Slunjski

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Short stature
Classification
F40

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up para-athletics in 2005 at a club in Zagreb, Croatia.
Why this sport?
He was always involved in sports like handball, football, table tennis, tennis and skiing, until he was convinced to try para-athletics by coach Ante Pavkovic.
Club / Team
AK Agram: Zagreb, CRO
Name of coach
Ante Pavkovic [club], CRO, from 2005; Tomislav Kristicevic [national], CRO

General interest

Ambitions
To win a medal at the Paralympic Games and to stay involved in para-sport after retirement. (paraolimpijci.hr, 01 Sep 2012)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships Assen 2006 (Assen, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Shot Put F40 Final Round 8
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Shot Put F40 Final Round 7
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Shot Put F40 Final 2011-01-25 9
Men's Javelin F40 Final 2011-01-28 6