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Ferenc Csuri

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S8, SB8, SM8

Further personal information

Residence
Budaors, HUN
Languages
English, Hungarian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming in 2000 at age 13 in Budapest, Hungary.
Why this sport?
To stay healthy.
Club / Team
Ferencvarosi Torna Club: Budapest, HUN
Name of coach
Laszlo Formaggini [club], from 2000; Csaba Sos [national], HUN

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2008 and 2012 Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Never give up." (Athlete, 11 Jul 2015)
Impairment
At age seven he lost his right hand due to a medical error. (budaorsinaplo.hu, 20 Jul 2012)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He works as a sports associate for the Hungarian Paralympic Committee. (hparalimpia.hu, 01 Jan 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Swimming World Championships Durban 2006 (Durban, South Africa)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Freestyle S8 Final Round 5
Men's 100 m Butterfly S8 Heats 6
Men's 100 m Butterfly S8 Final Round 7
Men's 100 m Freestyle S8 Heats 10
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM8 Heats 11
Men's 50 m Freestyle S8 Heats 6
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Freestyle S8 Heat 1 5
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM8 Final Round 6
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM8 Heat 2 3
Men's 100 m Freestyle S8 Final Round 7
Men's 100 m Freestyle S8 Heat 1 3
Men's 100 m Butterfly S8 Final Round 7
Men's 100 m Butterfly S8 Heat 2 2
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM8 Heat 2 4
Men's 100 m Butterfly S8 Final Round 7
Men's 100 m Butterfly S8 Heat 2 6
Men's 100 m Freestyle S8 Heat 2 6
Men's 50 m Freestyle S8 Heat 1 4
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Butterfly S8 Heat 2 2012-08-30 4
Men's 400 m Freestyle S8 Heat 1 2012-08-31 6
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB8 Heat 2 2012-09-01 7
Men's 50 m Freestyle S8 Heat 1 2012-09-03 6
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM8 Final Round 2012-09-05 8
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM8 Heat 2 2012-09-05 3
2013 IPC Swimming World Championships (Montreal, Canada)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Butterfly S8 Heat 2 2013-08-16 6
Men's 100 m Butterfly S8 Final 1 2013-08-16 7
Men's 50 m Freestyle S8 Heat 1 2013-08-18 12
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Butterfly S8 Heat 2 2015-07-13 10
Men's 100 m Butterfly S8 Final 1 2015-07-13 8
Men's 50 m Freestyle S8 Heat 1 2015-07-19 12