Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
German, Hungarian, English
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up athletics in 2006 in Vac, Hungary.
Why this sport?
In 2004, one-and-a-half years after his accident, a friend encouraged him to go to the gym and work on his upper body. He asked the Hungarian Paralympic Committee [MPB] to find him a coach in 2006 so he could become a throwing athlete.
Club / Team
Vaci Remenyseg SE : Hungary
Name of coach
Szikora Gyula [club]
Coach from which country?
Coach from what year?
A discus-related injury has left him with recurrent pain when training. (paraatleta.hu, 4 Nov 2010)
Awards and honours
In 2009 he became the first recipient of the Most Successful Para-Athlete Award from the Hungarian Athletics Federation. (paraatleta.hu, 04 Nov 2010)
He was involved in a car accident which resulted in spinal cord injuries. (paraatleta.hun, 13 May, 2013)
|Men's Javelin F54-56||Final||2011-01-24||5|
|Men's Shot Put F54-56||Final||2011-01-26||14|
|Men's Javelin F54-56||Final Round||2012-09-08||13|
|Men's Javelin F54-56||Final 1||2013-07-24||16|
|Men's Shot Put F56/57||Final 1||2013-07-26||14|