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Stephan Engelhardt

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S11

Further personal information

Family
Partner Anja and son Jonas
Residence
Germany
Occupation
Student
Languages
German, English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He started in 2005 in Hannover, Germany.
Why this sport?
"Just for fun."
Club / Team
RSG Langenhagen: Germany
Name of coach
Silke Ihsen
Training Regime
He trains five or six times per week for up to two hours in the pool, and does weights once or twice a week.

International debut

Year
2009
Competing for
Germany

General interest

Most influential person in career
His coach Silke Ihsen. (Athlete, 04 Apr 2011)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Only do what is fun." (Athlete, 04 Apr 2011)
Awards and honours
He was awarded the Disabled Athlete of the Year award for 2009 at the Gala of the Disabled Sports Association of Lower Saxony [BSN] in the GOP-Variety in Hanover. (haz.de, 26 Feb 2010)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Backstroke S11 Heat 1 4
Men's 100 m Backstroke S11 Final Round 7
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB11 Heat 1 4
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB11 Final Round 4
Men's 100 m Butterfly S11 Heat 2 2
Men's 100 m Butterfly S11 Final Round 4
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM11 Heat 2 4
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM11 Final Round 4