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Patryk Karlinski



Impairment information

S10, SB9, SM10

Further personal information

Higher education
Academy of Physical Education and Sport: Poland

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age three.
Why this sport?
He took up swimming for rehabilitation.
Club / Team
START Szczecin: Poland
Name of coach
Grzegorz Musztafaga [club], POL; Wojciech Seidel [national], POL
Training Regime
He trains 14 times a week.

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze medals at the European championships in 2014 and 2016, and claiming two gold medals and one silver medal at the 2016 European Junior Championships in Prague, Czech Republic. (Facebook page, 30 Aug 2017)
He suffered from a back injury for six months in 2015. He returned to competition in December at the 2015 Polish Open Championships in Szczecin, Poland. (, 10 Dec 2015)


Unit Date Rank
Mexico City 2017 World Para Swimming Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Freestyle S10 Final 1 2017-12-02 4
Men's 100 m Freestyle S10 Final 1 2017-12-03 4
Men's 100 m Butterfly S10 Final 1 2017-12-06 5
Men's 100 m Butterfly S10 Heat 1 2017-12-06 3
Men's 400 m Freestyle S10 Final 1 2017-12-07 2