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Michal Krajda

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T11, F11
Guide
Michal Majewski

Further personal information

Occupation
Massage Therapist
Languages
Polish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in August 2014 at the START Zielona Gora club in Poland.
Club / Team
START Zielona Gora: Poland
Name of coach
Jerzy Walczak [club]

General interest

Awards and honours
He was recognised as one of the most successful athletes of 2016 by his club START Zielona Gora in Poland. (niepelnosprawni.pl, 08 Dec 2016)
Impairment
He was born 22 weeks premature, which resulted in damage to his right eye. At age 19 the vision in both of his eyes began to deteriorate due to glaucoma, a group of eye conditions that cause damage to the optic nerve. (zielonagora-nowasol.regionalna.pl, 14 Feb 2016, 27 Dec 2014)