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Lucija Smetisko

Alpine Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
LW6/8-2

Further personal information

Residence
Zagreb, CRO
Occupation
Student

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up skiing in her early years at primary school.
Club / Team
SKOI Sljeme: Croatia
Name of coach
Luka Dobrinic [national]

General interest

Awards and honours
In December 2018 she was named Best Young Athlete by Zagreb Sports Association of People with Impairments. (SKOI Sljeme Facebook page, 03 Dec 2018)
Other sports
She has played chess at European age-group level. (in-portal.hr, 25 Aug 2016)
Famous relatives
Her siblings Renata and Ana have competed in chess at European age-group level. (skent.hr, 24 Oct 2016)
Ambitions
To compete regularly on the World Cup circuit. (in-portal.hr, 04 Mar 2020)
Impairment
She was born without a left forearm. (blog.dnevnik.hr, 14 Mar 2013)