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Lukasz Kubica

Nordic Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
B3
Guide
Ewelina Marcisz

Further personal information

Residence
Bielsko-Biala, POL
Occupation
Gardener
Languages
Polish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in February 2015 in Wisla, Poland.
Why this sport?
"I prefer running to sliding downhill, so that is why I chose cross-country skiing instead of alpine skiing."
Club / Team
START Nowy Sacz: Poland
Name of coach
Stanislaw Slezak [START Nowy Sacz], POL; Wieslaw Cempy [national], POL; Ewelina Marcisz [national], POL

International debut

Year
2016
Competing for
Poland

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Placing seventh in the 4x2.5km open relay at the 2017 World Championships in Finsterau, Germany. (Athlete, 08 Mar 2018)
Most influential person in career
Coach Jan Ziemianin. (Athlete, 08 Mar 2018)
Other sports
He has competed in half marathons in Poland. (ultrabeskid.pl, 26 Oct 2015)
Impairment
He was born with an impaired field of vision. (Athlete, 08 Mar 2018)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2017 IPC Nordic skiing World Championships Finsterau, GER (Finsterau, Germany)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Sprint - Free Style VI Final 2017-02-12 18
Open Relay Final 2017-02-15 7
Men's Long Distance - Classic VI Final 2017-02-16 8
Men's Middle Distance - Free Style VI Final 2017-02-19 20
Pyeongchang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games (Pyeongchang, South Korea)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 20km Free Visual Impaired Final 2018-03-12 13
Men's 1.5km Sprint Classic Visual Impaired Final 2018-03-14 16
Men's 10km Classic Visual Impaired Final 2018-03-17 12
Prince George 2019 World Para Nordic Skiing Championships (Prince George, Canada)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Middle Distance VI Final 2019-02-16 11
Men's Middle Distance - Free Style VI Final 2019-02-17 14
Men's Sprint - Free Style VI Final 2019-02-18 12
Men's Sprint VI Final 2019-02-20 14