Dustin Schmitz

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
S11

Further personal information

Residence
Haltern, GER

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
He was influenced by his parents and sister to start swimming. He likes it because it is fun and feels it is most suited to his impairment.

General interest

Hobbies
Swimming, reading, canoeing, listening to music. (bsnw.de, 09 May 2013)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in 50m backstroke at the International German Championships in Berlin. (bsnw.de, 09 May 2013)
Impairment
He has been blind since birth. (halternerzeitung.de, 29 Apr 2010; sg-remscheid.de, 03 Nov 2012)