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Roman Gronsky

Shooting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
SH1

Further personal information

Residence
Olomouc, CZE
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Czech
Higher education
Engineering - Technical University of Brno: Czech Republic

Sport specific information

Club / Team
SSK ELAN Olomouc : Czech Republic
Name of coach
Karel Malek [national], CZE

General interest

Hobbies
Photography, antiques. (rozhlas.cz, 2014)
Other sports
He has represented the Czech Republic in Para swimming and Para alpine skiing. He won a silver medal and a bronze medal in swimming at the 1980 Paralympic Games in Arnhem. (rozhlas.cz, 2014; caths.cz, 2010)
Impairment
In 1975 he was involved in a car accident that resulted in the amputation of his leg above the knee. (caths.cz, 2010)
Other information
OTHER ACTIVITIES
In 2005 he wrote a book called 'The Austrian Army in the Napoleonic Wars', which was published in five languages. The following year he was selected as governor of Olomouc district in the Czech Republic. (rozhlas.cz, 2014)

FURTHER EDUCATION
He has completed a degree in antique studies at the Rudolphian Academy in Prague, Czech Republic. (rozhlas.cz, 2014)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2010 IPC Shooting World Championships (Zagreb, Croatia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed 25m Sport Pistol SH1 Qualification 2010-07-18 38
Mixed Air Pistol Standard SH1 Qualification 2010-07-21 15
Men's 10m Air Pistol SH1 Qualification 2010-07-23 53