Robert Turic

Para Ice Hockey

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Residence
Pravenec, SVK
Languages
Slovak

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began playing Para ice hockey in 2016 in Dolny Kubin, Slovakia.
Why this sport?
"I love hockey and after my accident I couldn't play regular hockey, so I began playing Para ice hockey."
Club / Team
SHK LAPP Zlin: Czech Republic
Name of coach
Tomas Sedlacek [club], CZE; Radoslav Bielecka [national]
Training Regime
He trains for a maximum of seven hours a week.
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Forward

General interest

Hobbies
Gardening, cars. (Athlete, 05 Mar 2022)
Memorable sporting achievement
Qualifying for the 2022 Paralympic Winter Games, and winning the Czech national Para ice hockey league on two occasions. (Athlete, 05 Mar 2022)
Impairment
His impairment is the result of an accident in May 2015. (sledgehokejzlin-archiv.cz, 19 Sep 2017)