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Kamil Otowski

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S3, SB1, SM2

Further personal information

Residence
Legionowo, POL
Languages
English, Polish, Spanish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming in 2011.
Why this sport?
His physiotherapist encouraged him to start swimming and introduced him to coach Zbigniew Sajkiewicz.
Club / Team
IKS AWF Warszawa: Poland
Name of coach
Zbigniew Sajkiewicz [club], POL; Wojciech Seidel [national], POL

General interest

Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (fundacjaavalon.pl, 01 Jan 2017)
Impairment
He was born with neuropathy, which resulted in him losing the use of both legs. The condition is caused by damage to the body's peripheral nerves. (fundacjaavalon.pl, 01 Dec 2019, 28 Nov 2014)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Freestyle S3 Heat 2 2015-07-16 14
Men's 50 m Backstroke S3 Heat 2 2015-07-18 10
Mexico City 2017 World Para Swimming Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Backstroke S2 Heat 1 2017-12-04 4
Men's 50 m Backstroke S2 Final 1 2017-12-04 5
Men's 50 m Freestyle S3 Heat 2 2017-12-06 7
Men's 200 m Freestyle S2 Final 1 2017-12-06 4
Men's 100 m Backstroke S2 Heat 1 2017-12-07 4
Men's 100 m Backstroke S2 Final 1 2017-12-07 4