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Petr Andrysek

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S5, SB4, SM5

Further personal information

Residence
Kladno, CZE
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Czech, English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para swimming in 1998 in Prague, Czech Republic.
Why this sport?
"I started Para swimming to aid my rehabilitation."
Club / Team
Para Plavani Praha: Czech Republic

General interest

Hobbies
Driving. (Athlete, 12 Sep 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in the SB4 100m breaststroke at the 2018 European Championships in Dublin, Ireland. (Athlete, 12 Sep 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Jan Nevrkla. (Athlete, 12 Sep 2019)
Hero / Idol
Czech ice hockey player Jaromir Jagr. (Athlete, 12 Sep 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (cstps.cz, 09 Sep 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Athens 2004 Paralympic Games (Athens, Greece)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m Freestyle S6 Heat 1 6
Men's 4x50 m Freestyle 20 pts Heat 2 2
Men's 4x50 m Freestyle 20 pts Final Round 5
IPC Swimming World Championships Durban 2006 (Durban, South Africa)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Freestyle S6 Heats 19
Men's 5,000 m Open Water Final Round 35
Men's 400 m Freestyle S6 Heats 12
Men's 100 m Freestyle S6 Heats 15
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB5 Heats 10