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Jarkko Mylly

Shooting

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SH1

Further personal information

Residence
Haapajärvi, FIN
Languages
English, Finnish

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
"I came to the sport through hunting. The 2016 Paralympic Games were not quite achievable, but after that I decided to start working towards the 2020 Games."
Club / Team
Haapajarven Ampumaseura: Finland
Name of coach
Timo Vaitinniemi [national]

General interest

Sporting philosophy / motto
"I firmly believe that everything depends on the amount of training." (selanne-lehti.fi, 09 Oct 2018)
Awards and honours
He was named the 2013 Athlete with an Impairment of the Year by the Central Ostrobothnia Exercise Association in Finland. (kepli.fi, 31 Jan 2014)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (haapavesi-lehti.fi, 24 May 2017)
Impairment
He was seriously injured in a traffic accident in 1997. (haapavesi-lehti.fi, 24 May 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2014 IPC Shooting World Championships (Suhl, Germany)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed 10m Air Rifle prone SH1 Qualification 2014-07-21 78