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Robert Doerries

Swimming
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
S13, SB13, SM13

Further personal information

Occupation
Student
Higher education
Carl-Strehl-Schule Marburg: Marburg an der Lahn, GER

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming as a child in 1996 and started competing in 2002.
Why this sport?
He initially took up the sport to improve his fitness.
Club / Team
FV Wherda: Germany
Name of coach
Markus Stauth

General interest

Awards and honours
He was named Athlete of the Year for 2007 in the disabled category by the Olympic Sports Federation of Hesse. (landessportbund-hessen.de, 01 Jun 2008)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Athens 2004 Paralympic Games (Athens, Greece)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m Freestyle S13 Heat 2 1
Men's 100 m Backstroke S13 Final Round 6
Men's 100 m Backstroke S13 Heat 1 3
Men's 400 m Freestyle S13 Final Round 4
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Freestyle S13 Heat 2 5
Men's 400 m Freestyle S13 Heat 1 5
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM13 Heat 3 4
Men's 100 m Freestyle S13 Heat 1 3
Men's 5,000 m Open Water S13 Final Round 3
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM13 Heat 1 5
Men's 400 m Freestyle S13 Final Round 4
Men's 400 m Freestyle S13 Heat 2 4
Men's 100 m Freestyle S13 Heat 2 5
Men's 50 m Freestyle S13 Heat 2 5