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Tamas Gyorgy Deutsch

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S10

Further personal information

Residence
Brisbane, QLD, AUS
Occupation
Public Servant
Languages
English, Hungarian
Higher education
Marketing, Marketing Management - University of Miami: United States

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming in 1978 in Budapest, Hungary.
Why this sport?
He enjoyed the sport from the start.
Name of coach
Janos Becsey [national], HUN

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a bronze medal in the 100m backstroke at the 1994 World Championships [able-bodied] in Rome, Italy. (Athlete, 13 Jul 2015)
Most influential person in career
Coach Tamas Szechy. (Athlete, 13 Jul 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Set goals and try to achieve them." (Athlete, 13 Jul 2015)
Other sports
He competed in able-bodied swimming at the Olympic Games in 1988, 1992 and 1996. (SportsDeskOnline, 06 Mar 2019; sports-reference.com, 2016)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He is a trade and investment commissioner at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Hungary. (LinkedIn profile, 01 Jan 2019)

FURTHER EDUCATION
He has a master's degree in business administration from Southern California University in the United States of America. (LinkedIn profile, 01 Jan 2019; Athlete, 13 Jul 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Freestyle S10 Heat 1 2015-07-13 12
Men's 100 m Backstroke S10 Heat 2 2015-07-16 11
Mexico City 2017 World Para Swimming Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Backstroke S10 Final 1 2017-12-02 4