Para Ice Hockey
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2002 in Kolin, Czech Republic.
Why this sport?
He took up Para ice hockey as soon as he had the chance because he had always liked the sport. He had previously tried tennis, floorball, and table tennis.
Club / Team
HC Sparta Praha: Czech Republic
Name of coach
Jiri Briza [national], CZE
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Krupice, Krupajs (caths.cz, 22 Feb 2014; Vancouver, 21 Mar 2010)
Fishing, travel. (lui.cz, 19 Aug 2020; Instagram profile, 10 May 2020)
Memorable sporting achievement
Representing the Czech Republic at the Paralympic Winter Games in 2010, 2014, and 2018. (lui.cz, 19 Aug 2020)
Most influential person in career
His brothers Jiri and Tomas. (Athlete, 08 Mar 2018)
Hero / Idol
Canadian Para ice hockey player Brad Bowden. (Athlete, 08 Mar 2018)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Whatever it is, every time I go on." (proboxing.cz, 04 May 2016)
He has played wheelchair floorball at club level in the Czech Republic. (lui.cz, 19 Aug 2020; praguewheelopen.cz, 25 Mar 2014)
His brother Jiri Krupicka has played Para ice hockey for the HC Sparta Praha club in the Czech Republic. (sledgehokejzlin.esports.cz, 19 Sep 2020; Athlete, 25 Jan 2019)
He was born with spina bifida. (lui.cz, 19 Aug 2020; Athlete, 07 Mar 2014)
|Mixed||Group A - Standings||2014-03-11||3|
|Mixed Tournament||Group B||2018-03-11||3|
|Mixed Tournament||Group B||2018-03-12||4|
|Mixed Tournament||Group B||2018-03-13||6|
|Mixed Tournament||Group B - Standings||2018-03-13||3|
|Mixed Tournament||Classification 5-8||2018-03-14||1|
|Mixed Tournament||Classification 5-6||2018-03-16||1|