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Jasmin Sestan

Shooting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SH1

Further personal information

Residence
Tuzla, BIH
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Bosnian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age 43 in Tuzla, Bosnia & Herzegovina.
Why this sport?
"I was looking for a sport which suits me, I went for a training and all members welcomed me in a very positive way."
Club / Team
SIK Tuzla : Bosnia & Herzegovina
Name of coach
Mirsad Hasic [club]; Mirsad Redzic [national]
Handedness
Right

General interest

Nicknames
Jasko (Facebook profile, 06 Sep 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Qualifying for the 2019 World Championships in Sydney, NSW, Australia. (RTV7 Tuzla YouTube channel, 30 Jul 2019)
Impairment
His right leg was amputated and his right eye damaged as a result of injuries he suffered during the war in the former Yugoslavia. (klix.ba, 08 Dec 2018)
Other information
REHABILITATION
Due to his impairment, he had some additional complications once he starting shooting, but eventually the sport had a positive impact on his rehabilitation. "Considering that I am right-handed, I managed to shoot using my left eye. It helped in my rehabilitation." (klix.ba, 08 Dec 2018)