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Ragnvald Jensen

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
S14, SB14, SM14

Further personal information

Languages
Danish, English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age 14 in Torshavn, Faroe Islands.
Why this sport?
He tried it wih his with friends and liked it.
Handedness
Right

International debut

Year
2005
Competing for
Faroe Islands
Location
Malmö

General interest

Hobbies
Playing computer games, surfing the internet, airsoft guns, swimming, hanging out with friends. (Athlete, 19 Aug 2010)
Most influential person in career
His first coach Tora Hansen. (Athlete, 19 Aug 2010)
Hero / Idol
His grandfather Krismund Ryggstein. (Athlete, 19 Aug 2010)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Backstroke S14 Heat 3 7
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Heat 3 4
Men's 200 m Freestyle S14 Heat 2 4
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Heat 1 2012-09-06 7