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Istvan Szollosi



Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Origin of Impairment

Further personal information

God, HUN
German, Hungarian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 2009 in Vac, Hungary.
Why this sport?
He chose to pursue athletics after having some success in the sport while he was at school.
Club / Team
Vaci Remenyseg SE: Hungary

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Competing in shot put at the 2014 INAS European Championships in Bergen op Zoom, Netherlands. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Gyula Szikora. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Coach Gyula Szikora. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Awards and honours
He was flag bearer for Hungary at the opening ceremony of the 2018 European Championships in Berlin, Germany. (IPC, 20 Aug 2018)


Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Shot Put F20 Final 1 2015-10-22 10
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Shot Put F20 Final 1 2017-07-15 8