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Matej Petrlic

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
S10, SB9, SM10

Further personal information

Residence
Velika Gorica, CRO
Occupation
Student
Languages
Croatian, English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age three.
Why this sport?
Swimming was part of his rehabilitation.
Club / Team
PK Natator Zagreb: Croatia
Name of coach
Ferdinand Major [club], CRO; Slobodan Glavicic [national], CRO
Training Regime
He trains for three hours a day, six days a week.

General interest

Nicknames
Pikula (Facebook profile, 25 Aug 2017)
Most influential person in career
His family, and his coach. (zgprsten.hr, 09 Feb 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (zgprsten.hr, 09 Feb 2019)