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Huseyin Cirakoglu

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
S12, SB12, SM12

Further personal information

Residence
Ankara, TUR
Languages
Turkish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He grew up swimming and playing football.
Club / Team
Yenimahalle Blind Sports Club: Ankara, TUR
Name of coach
Osman Cullu [national]
Coach from which country?
Turkey

General interest

Famous relatives
His brother Yakup also competes in para-swimming internationally. (konhaber.com, 26 Feb 2016)
Other information
BROTHER
His brother Yakup, who is also visually impaired, trains alongside him in the national team. "We share the same room for national team camps. There is a bit of competition between us in training, but we always support each other. There are times when we disagree, like all brothers, but swimming has strengthened our bond." (konhaber.com, 26 Feb 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m Freestyle S13 Heat 1 7