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Marcin Hebda

Para Ice Hockey

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital

Further personal information

Family
Daughter Klaudia
Residence
Bobowo, POL
Languages
Polish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began playing Para ice hockey at age 25 in Elblag, Poland.
Club / Team
IKS Atak: Elblag, POL
Name of coach
Tomasz Wozny [national], POL
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Forward

International debut

Year
2009
Competing for
Poland
Opponent
Sweden
Location
Eindhoven, NED

General interest

Hobbies
Spending time with animals. (Athlete, 15 Oct 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Scoring his first international goal in a match against Norway. (Athlete, 15 Oct 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Sylwester Flis. (Athlete, 15 Oct 2019)
Hero / Idol
Polish ice hockey player Mariusz Czerkawski. (Athlete, 15 Oct 2019)
Injuries
During his career he has sustained two broken ribs and a concussion. (Athlete, 15 Oct 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Always win." (Athlete, 15 Oct 2019)
Other sports
He represented Poland in sitting volleyball at the 2014 World Championships in Elblag, Poland. (SportsDeskOnline, 06 May 2020; paravolley.pl, 08 Jun 2014)
Ambitions
To win medals at the Paralympic Winter Games, world championships, and European championships. (Athlete, 15 Oct 2019)
Impairment
He was born with hemimelia [absence of bone] in his lower limbs. (Athlete, 15 Oct 2019)