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KAIRYS Tomas
Sport Para athletics
NPC Lithuania   
GenderMen
Age49
Height1.81 m
Weight 79 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T44, F44, P44
Further Personal Information
Residence
Lithuania
Occupation
Student
Languages
Lithuanian, Russian
Higher education
Business, Tourism, Sports Management
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He started training in 1995.
Why this sport?
He was inspired by blind Lithuanian athlete Vytautas Girnius, who won two gold medals for the Soviet Union at the 1988 Paralympic Games in Seoul.
Club / Team
Santaka.: Kaunas, LTU
Name of coach
Romualdas Petruskevicius.
General Interest
Hobbies
Fishing and reading. (IPC, 3 Dec 2009)
Impairment
He was born without a foot. (Isveikata.lt, 18 Oct 2007)
Other information
DESIGN
His prosthesis is specially designed for him by orthopedic technician Arturas Didžiariekis. He describes it as the 'Mercedes' of prostheses. (lsveikata.lt, 18 Oct 2007)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
5 2004 Pentathlon P44 3874 
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
5 2002 Pentathlon P44 4026
7 2006 Pentathlon P44 3585