Para Ice Hockey
Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Children Vitek and Jolanka
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2008 in Kolin, Czech Republic.
Why this sport?
He was introduced to the sport by Czech Para ice hockey player Zdenek Safranek. "I used to play football. I always enjoyed playing team sports so ice hockey was the right choice for me."
Club / Team
HC Sparta Praha: Czech Republic
Name of coach
Jakub Novotny [club, national]
He trains for 12 hours a week.
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Raulik (caths.cz, 27 Feb 2014)
Cycling, spending time with family, kayaking. (Athlete, 05 Mar 2022)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at his first Paralympic Winter Games, in Vancouver in 2010. (Athlete, 05 Mar 2022)
Most influential person in career
His wife. (Athlete, 05 Mar 2022)
In 2004 he sustained a broken leg playing football. He underwent surgery, but a week later his leg became infected and eventually had to be amputated below the knee. (Athlete, 08 Mar 2018; rozhlas.cz, 28 Apr 2015)
|Mixed||Group A - Standings||2014-03-11||3|
|Mixed Tournament||Group B||2018-03-11||3|
|Mixed Tournament||Group B||2018-03-12||4|
|Mixed Tournament||Group B||2018-03-13||6|
|Mixed Tournament||Group B - Standings||2018-03-13||3|
|Mixed Tournament||Classification 5-8||2018-03-14||1|
|Mixed Tournament||Classification 5-6||2018-03-16||1|