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Lantz Lamback

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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S7, SB7, SM7

Further personal information

Residence
Colorado Springs, CO, USA
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English
Higher education
Augusta State University: Augusta, GA, USA

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming when he was nine years old and competed with an able bodied team. He took part in his first competition for swimmers with a disability when he was 14.
Training Regime
He does a water workout at 7am each morning. He also does a weights session three days a week.

General interest

Hobbies
Paintball. (facebook.com, 04 Mar 2010)
Awards and honours
He was the most decorated United States men's swimmer at the 2006 IPC World Swimming Championships, winning four medals. He backed this up with another four medals at the Paralympic Games in Beijing, 2008. (US Paralympics, 04 Mar 2010)

He won the 2003 Greater Augusta Sports Council Award. (US Paralympics, 04 Mar 2010)
Impairment
He was born with cerebral palsy. (The Augusta Chronicle, 18 Dec 2011)
Other information
RETIREMENT PLANS
He plans on retiring after the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. "Let's just go out with a bang. "Let's just go out and put on a show." Upon retirement he plans to finish his degree, which is undecided at the moment, at Augusta State University. (The Augusta Chronicle, 18 Dec 2011)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Freestyle S7 Final Round 2
Men's 50 m Freestyle S7 Heat 3 2
Men's 50 m Butterfly S7 Final Round 6
Men's 50 m Butterfly S7 Heat 2 4
Men's 4x100 m Medley 34pts Heat 2 9999
Men's 4x100 m Freestyle 34pts Final Round 5
Men's 4x100 m Freestyle 34pts Heat 1 3
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM7 Final Round 6
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM7 Heat 1 5
Men's 100 m Freestyle S7 Final Round 3
Men's 100 m Freestyle S7 Heat 3 2
Men's 100 m Backstroke S7 Final Round 3
Men's 100 m Backstroke S7 Heat 1 3
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 4x50 m Medley 20 pts Heat 1 1
Men's 4x100 m Freestyle 34 pts Final Round 6
Men's 4x50 m Freestyle 20 pts Final Round 9999
Men's 100 m Backstroke S7 Final Round 1
Men's 100 m Backstroke S7 Heat 2 1
Men's 50 m Butterfly S7 Final Round 8
Men's 50 m Butterfly S7 Heat 1 4
Men's 400 m Freestyle S7 Final Round 2
Men's 400 m Freestyle S7 Heat 2 2
Men's 100 m Freestyle S7 Final Round 2
Men's 100 m Freestyle S7 Heat 1 1
Men's 50 m Freestyle S7 Final Round 3
Men's 50 m Freestyle S7 Heat 2 2
Men's 4x50 m Medley 20 pts Final Round 4
Men's 4x100 m Medley 34 pts Heat 2 1
Men's 4x100 m Medley 34 pts Final Round 7
IPC Swimming World Championships Durban 2006 (Durban, South Africa)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Backstroke S7 Heats 3
Men's 100 m Backstroke S7 Final Round 3
Men's 100 m Freestyle S7 Heats 2
Men's 100 m Freestyle S7 Final Round 2
Men's 400 m Freestyle S7 Heats 4
Men's 400 m Freestyle S7 Final Round 4
Men's 4x100 m Freestyle 34 pts Final Round 4
Men's 4x100 m Medley 34 pts Heats 3
Men's 4x100 m Medley 34 pts Final Round 3
Men's 4x50 m Medley 20 pts Final Round 5
Men's 50 m Butterfly S7 Heats 7
Men's 50 m Butterfly S7 Final Round 6
Men's 50 m Freestyle S7 Heats 3
Men's 50 m Freestyle S7 Final Round 2
IPC Swimming World Championships Mar del Plata 2002 (Mar del Plata, Argentina)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Freestyle S7 Heats 13
Men's 4x50 m Freestyle 20 pts Final Round 5
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM7 Heats 12
Men's 100 m Backstroke S7 Final Round 7
Men's 100 m Backstroke S7 Heats 8
Men's 400 m Freestyle S7 Final Round 4
Men's 100 m Freestyle S7 Heats 11
Athens 2004 Paralympic Games (Athens, Greece)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Backstroke S7 Heat 1 1
Men's 400 m Freestyle S7 Final Round 4
Men's 400 m Freestyle S7 Heat 2 3
Men's 100 m Freestyle S7 Final Round 3
Men's 100 m Freestyle S7 Heat 1 2
Men's 50 m Freestyle S7 Final Round 3
Men's 50 m Freestyle S7 Heat 1 3
Men's 100 m Backstroke S7 Final Round 6
Men's 4x50 m Freestyle 20 pts Heat 2 5
Men's 4x100 m Freestyle 34 pts Final Round 5
Men's 4x100 m Freestyle 34 pts Heat 2 3
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Backstroke S7 Heat 2 2012-08-30 5
Men's 50 m Butterfly S7 Final Round 2012-08-31 6
Men's 50 m Butterfly S7 Heat 1 2012-08-31 4
Men's 4x100 m Freestyle 34pts Heat 1 2012-09-02 3
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM7 Final Round 2012-09-02 7
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM7 Heat 2 2012-09-02 4
Men's 4x100 m Freestyle 34pts Final Round 2012-09-02 6
Men's 100 m Freestyle S7 Final Round 2012-09-03 3
Men's 100 m Freestyle S7 Heat 1 2012-09-03 1
Men's 50 m Freestyle S7 Heat 1 2012-09-04 1
Men's 50 m Freestyle S7 Final Round 2012-09-04 1
Men's 400 m Freestyle S7 Final Round 2012-09-06 6
Men's 400 m Freestyle S7 Heat 2 2012-09-06 3
Men's 4x100 m Medley 34pts Final Round 2012-09-08 6
Men's 4x100 m Medley 34pts Heat 1 2012-09-08 3