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Karlo Rajkovic

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S9, SB9, SM9

Further personal information

Languages
Croatian, English, German

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming in 2008 in Varazdin, Croatia.
Why this sport?
He took up the sport in order to stay fit.

International debut

Year
2015
Competing for
Croatia

General interest

Most influential person in career
His family. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"It is most important to train regularly." (Athlete, 12 Jul 2015)
Awards and honours
He has been named Para Athlete of the Year in Varazdin, Croatia. (pk-barok.hr, 15 Feb 2015; magazin.hrt.hr, 28 Jul 2016)
Impairment
He was born without a right hand. (Athlete, 12 Jul 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 4x100 m Freestyle 34pts Heat 1 2015-07-17 9
Men's 4x100 m Medley 34pts Heat 2 2015-07-18 11