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Lukasz Mamczarz

Athletics
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T63, F63

Further personal information

Family
Partner Izabela Wieczorek, one daughter
Residence
Gorzów Wielkopolski, POL
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Polish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 2009.
Why this sport?
His doctor introduced him to coach Zbigniew Lewkowicz. "The coach suggested I try high jump, because of my physical attributes."
Club / Team
START Gorzow Wielkopolski: Poland
Name of coach
Dariusz Niemczyn [club], POL

General interest

Nicknames
Chudy (Athlete, 24 Apr 2012)
Hobbies
Fishing, quad biking. (paralympic.org.pl, 09 Sep 2016)
Most influential person in career
Polish Para high jumper Maciej Lepiato. (Athlete, 24 Apr 2012)
Hero / Idol
Qatari high jumper Mutaz Essa Barshim. (tylkoigrzyska.com.pl, 19 Jan 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Never give up on your goal just because it takes time to reach it. Time will pass by anyway." (Facebook page, 01 Aug 2018)
Ambitions
To set a new world record and win gold at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (polskieradio.pl, 24 Sep 2018; MrMichalPol YouTube channel, 25 Aug 2018)
Impairment
He lost his left leg in a motorcycle accident in 2009. (paralympics.org.pl, 01 Nov 2015; przegladsportowy.pl, 10 Jun 2013)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's High Jump F42 Final 2011-01-29 4
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's High Jump F42 Final Round 2012-09-03 3
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's High Jump T42/44 Final 1 2013-07-20 3
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's High Jump T42 Final 1 2015-10-22 3
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's High Jump T42 Final Round 2016-09-09 4
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's High Jump T42 Final 1 2017-07-22 4