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Gabriel Izsof

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Languages
Czech, English, Hungarian, Slovak
Higher education
Sport Studies - Academy of Physical Education and Sport Palestra: Prague, CZE

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He was always a good swimmer but he started to compete only after the amputation of his leg.
Club / Team
PK Nove Zamky: Slovakia
Name of coach
Ladislav Struhar [national], SVK

General interest

Impairment
At age 15 he began to feel pain in his right leg, He was diagnosed with cancer, resulting in amputation above his knee. (mfkcentrum.cz, 01 Nov 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Swimming World Championships Durban 2006 (Durban, South Africa)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m Freestyle S9 Heats 23