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Saulius Satinskas

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S8, SB7, SM8

Further personal information

Residence
Kaunas, LTU
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
English, Lithuanian, Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age seven in Kaunas, Lithuania.
Why this sport?
He was encouraged to take up the sport by his father.
Club / Team
Sauliukas Health and Integration Club: Lithuania
Name of coach
Alvydas Satinskas [club, father], LTU
Training Regime
He trains four times a week.

General interest

Hobbies
Powerlifting. (Athlete, 06 Mar 2019)
Most influential person in career
His parents. (Athlete, 06 Mar 2019)
Hero / Idol
US swimmer Michael Phelps, Soviet circus artist Valentin Dikul. (Athlete, 06 Mar 2019)
Impairment
He was born with a congenital lumbar hernia, and underwent seven operations on the condition when he was younger. (kauno.diena.lt, 18 Jun 2018)