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Katalin Mezei

Powerlifting

Biography

Further personal information

Residence
Budakeszi, HUN
Languages
Hungarian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began powerlifting in 2007 in Budakeszi, Hungary.
Why this sport?
She got involved in powerlifting as a hobby.

International debut

Year
2015
Competing for
Hungary
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Eger, HUN

General interest

Nicknames
Kati (Hungarian Paralympic Committee Facebook page, 25 Aug 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Placing fourth in the 50kg category at the 2015 European Open Championships in Eger, Hungary. (Athlete, 15 Jul 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Ozor Janos Szabo. (Athlete, 15 Jul 2019)
Hero / Idol
Hungarian Para powerlifter and coach Ozor Janos Szabo. (Athlete, 15 Jul 2019)
Impairment
She has scleroderma, a condition that affects the body by hardening connective tissue. (Athlete, 15 Jul 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's -50 kg Final Round 2016-09-10 9