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Dusan Laczko

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F56

Further personal information

Family
Three children
Residence
Slovakia
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Hungarian, Slovak

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2019 in Nove Zamky, Slovakia.
Why this sport?
"I told myself that I would live life to the fullest despite my impairment. I have found another meaning in life in sports."
Club / Team
Proficio Baskovce: Slovakia
Name of coach
Adrian Matusik [club]; Vladimir Bezdicek [national]
Training Regime
He trains for six hours a week.

General interest

Hobbies
Spending time with family, being in nature, cars. (Athlete, 29 Aug 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver in the F56 discus at the 2021 European Championships in Bydgoszcz, Poland. (Athlete, 29 Aug 2021)
Most influential person in career
Slovakian athlete and coach Adrian Matusik. (Athlete, 29 Aug 2021)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"If you think you can do it, you're right. If you don't think you can do it, you're right, too." (smesirovni.sk, 2020)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (sportnet.sme.sk, 04 Jun 2021)
Impairment
He was involved in a car accident in his 20s that resulted in partial paralysis of his lower limbs. (smesirovni.sk, 2020)