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Patryk Biskup

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S9, SB8, SM9

Further personal information

Residence
Kalisz, POL
Languages
English, Polish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up swimming in primary school in Kalisz, Poland.
Why this sport?
"All my colleagues from school had attended swimming classes and I wanted to do the same. My mother told me that there is a club in Kalisz, where I could join. There I met my coach, Maciej Siemianowski."
Club / Team
KKS 1925 Wlokniarz Kalisz: Poland
Name of coach
Dominik Grudzinski [club], POL; Wojciech Seidel [national], POL

General interest

Awards and honours
He was honoured with the Kalisz Medal of Merit in 2016 for his services to sport and positive promotion of the city. (pcpr.kalisz.pl, 22 Jan 2016)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (sport.tvp.pl, 17 Sep 2016)
Impairment
He was born with congenital deficiencies to his lower limbs. (pcpr.kalisz.pl, 22 Jan 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Backstroke S9 Final 1 2015-07-13 4
Men's 100 m Backstroke S9 Heat 2 2015-07-13 3
Men's 100 m Butterfly S9 Heat 2 2015-07-17 19
Men's 400 m Freestyle S9 Final 1 2015-07-18 7
Men's 400 m Freestyle S9 Heat 2 2015-07-18 8
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM9 Heat 1 2015-07-19 13
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m Freestyle S9 Heat 1 2016-09-09 6
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM9 Heat 2 2016-09-11 7
Men's 100 m Freestyle S9 Heat 3 2016-09-12 7
Men's 100 m Backstroke S9 Final Round 2016-09-16 5
Men's 100 m Backstroke S9 Heat 1 2016-09-16 1