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Julius Hutka

Athletics
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F57

Further personal information

Family
Two daughters
Occupation
Coach, Manager, Sports Administrator
Languages
English, Russian, Slovak

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2004 in Humenne, Slovakia.
Why this sport?
He started the sport for health reasons and due to boredom.
Club / Team
Proficio: Humenné, SVK
Name of coach
Vladimir Bezdicek [national], SVK

International debut

Year
2004
Competing for
Slovakia

General interest

Nicknames
Julo (korzar.sme.sk, 21 Jul 2001)
Most influential person in career
His father. (Athlete, 26 Oct 2015)
Hero / Idol
US sprinter Michael Johnson, Czech javelin thrower Jan Zelezny. (Athlete, 26 Oct 2015)
Injuries
In mid-2019 he underwent nose surgery. (Facebook profile, 27 Aug 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Be the master of your time and happiness." (Facebook profile, 17 Feb 2021)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Facebook profile, 27 Aug 2019)
Impairment
He has paresis [muscle weakness and limited movement] in his leg as the result of a work injury. (Athlete, 26 Oct 2015)
Other information
OTHER ROLES
He is the chairman, manager and head coach of the Proficio Para athletics club in Slovakia. The club was founded in April 2005. (Facebook profile, 17 Feb 2021, 08 Oct 2019, 27 Aug 2019; proficio.sk, 01 Apr 2005)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Sydney 2000 Paralympic Games (Sydney, Australia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F57 Final Round 6
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F57/58 Final Round 8
Men's Shot Put F57/58 Final Round 9
IPC Athletics World Championships Assen 2006 (Assen, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F57 Final Round 3
Men's Shot Put F57 Final Round 9999
Athens 2004 Paralympic Games (Athens, Greece)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F57 Final Round 4
Men's Shot Put F57 Final Round 3
IPC Athletics World Championships Villeneuve d'Ascq 2002 (Villeneuve d'Ascq, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F57 Final Round 4
Men's Shot Put F57 Final Round 4
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F57/58 Final 1 2013-07-20 10
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F57 Final 1 2015-10-24 15