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Dorottya Baka

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
S7, SB7, SM7

Further personal information

Languages
German, Hungarian
Higher education
Health Science - University of Pecs: Hungary

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming at age eight in Pecs, Hungary.
Why this sport?
She loved the water and swimming.

International debut

Year
2005
Competing for
Hungary
Tournament
World Cup
Location
Sheffield, ENG

General interest

Nicknames
Dori (Facebook profile, 19 Jun 2018)
Most influential person in career
Her sister Zsofia, and her parents. (Athlete, 13 Jul 2015)
Hero / Idol
Her father. (Athlete, 13 Jul 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Fair play." (Athlete, 13 Jul 2015)
Awards and honours
She received a certificate for outstanding sporting achievement in 2014 from the University of Pecs in Hungary. (pte.hu, 01 Sep 2014)
Other information
OTHER STUDIES
She has studied for a master's degree in nutrition at Semmelweis University in Budapest, Hungary. (Facebook profile, 19 Jun 2018)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Swimming World Championships Durban 2006 (Durban, South Africa)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB7 Final Round 6
Women's 100 m Backstroke S7 Heats 8
Women's 100 m Backstroke S7 Final Round 8
Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB7 Heats 7
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM7 Heat 2 5
Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB7 Heat 2 5
Women's 100 m Backstroke S7 Heat 1 5
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m Backstroke S7 Heat 2 5
2013 IPC Swimming World Championships (Montreal, Canada)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB7 Final 1 2013-08-13 7
Women's 4x100 m Freestyle 34pts Final 1 2013-08-15 5
Women's 50 m Butterfly S7 Heat 1 2013-08-17 10
Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM7 Final 1 2013-08-18 7
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB7 Heat 1 2015-07-14 9
Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM7 Heat 2 2015-07-16 11
Women's 50 m Butterfly S7 Heat 2 2015-07-17 11