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Frederika Veselenyiova

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
SB13

Further personal information

Residence
Dolný Kubín, SVK
Occupation
Athlete, Student

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
Her parents introduced her to swimming.
Club / Team
MPK Dolny Kubin: Slovakia
Name of coach
Jan Stajer; Ladislav Struhar [national], SVK

General interest

Awards and honours
In 2010 she won an award for the best athlete in Dolby Kubin, Slovakia. (mpkdk.sk, 01 Jan 2010)
Famous relatives
Her older sister Dominika is also an elite para-swimmer. (orava.sme.sk, 12 Jul 2011)
Impairment
She learned to swim at an early age and began competing in 2006. However, she had to stop in 2008 as her eyesight deteriorated due to a rare genetic condition. "After a year I came back and began to compete as a visually impaired swimmer." (orava.sme.sk, 24 Jul 2011)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2013 IPC Swimming World Championships (Montreal, Canada)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m Backstroke S13 Final 1 2013-08-17 8