Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Accounting, Finance - Warsaw School of Economics: Poland
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para swimming in Grodzisk Mazowiecki, Poland, shortly after his accident.
Why this sport?
Swimming was part of his rehabilitation after he injured his spinal cord. He enjoyed the sport and achieved good results, so he decided to pursue it.
Club / Team
IKS AWF Warszawa: Poland
Name of coach
Waldemar Madej [club], POL; Wojciech Seidel [national], POL
Mati (avalonextreme.pl, 2017)
He has played wheelchair rugby for Avalon Extreme Team in Warsaw, Poland. (Instagram profile, 04 Oct 2017; avalonextreme.pl, 2017)
To compete at the Paralympic Games. (gazeta.pl, 12 May 2015)
In 2011 he fractured his spinal cord after hitting his head while swimming at a lake with his friends. (gazeta.pl, 12 May 2015)