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HUTKA Julius
Sport Para athletics
NPC Slovakia   
GenderMen
Age48
Place of BirthHumenné, TCH
Height1.76 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F57
Further Personal Information
Family
Two daughters
Occupation
Coach, Manager, Sports Administrator
Languages
English, Russian, Slovak
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2004 in Humenne, Slovakia.
Why this sport?
He started the sport for health reasons and due to boredom.
Club / Team
Proficio: Humenné, SVK
Name of coach
Vladimir Bezdicek [national], SVK
Senior International Debut
Year
2004
Competing for
Slovakia
General Interest
Nicknames
Julo (korzar.sme.sk, 21 Jul 2001)
Most influential person in career
His father. (Athlete, 26 Oct 2015)
Hero / Idol
US sprinter Michael Johnson, Czech javelin thrower Jan Zelezny. (Athlete, 26 Oct 2015)
Injuries
In mid-2019 he underwent nose surgery. (Facebook profile, 27 Aug 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Be the master of your time and happiness." (Facebook profile, 17 Feb 2021)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Facebook profile, 27 Aug 2019)
Impairment
He has paresis [muscle weakness and limited movement] in his leg as the result of a work injury. (Athlete, 26 Oct 2015)
Other information
OTHER ROLES
He is the chairman, manager and head coach of the Proficio Para athletics club in Slovakia. The club was founded in April 2005. (Facebook profile, 17 Feb 2021, 08 Oct 2019, 27 Aug 2019; proficio.sk, 01 Apr 2005)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
6 2000 Javelin Throw F57 31.26
4 2004 Javelin Throw F57 37.61
3 2004 Shot Put F57 12.30 
9 2008 Shot Put F57-58 12.21
8 2008 Javelin Throw F57/58 35.98
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
4 2002 Shot Put F57 12.20
4 2002 Javelin Throw F57 34.69
  2006 Shot Put F57  DSQ
3 2006 Javelin Throw F57 35.03
10 2013 Javelin Throw F57/58 32.99
15 2015 Javelin Throw F57 29.15
11 2019 Javelin Throw F57 28.40
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
5 2014 Javelin Throw F57 28.06
4 2016 Javelin Throw F57 28.52
2 2018 Javelin Throw F57 31.01
9 2021 Javelin Throw F57 28.65