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Michal Salwa

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Languages
English, Polish

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
He wanted to get involved in sport again following his accident.
Club / Team
START Wroclaw: Poland
Name of coach
Mariusz Oliwa [national], POL

General interest

Sporting philosophy / motto
"He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man." (Facebook profile, 31 Oct 2015)
Impairment
At age 18 his left leg was amputated as the result of an accident at a construction site. (siepomaga.pl, 31 Oct 2013)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Mexico City 2017 World Para Powerlifting Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 107.00kg Final 2017-12-02 11