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Sport Para athletics
NPC Croatia   
Place of BirthVukovar, YUG
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Further Personal Information
Pula, CRO
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2008.
Why this sport?
His friend Darko Kralj, a Croatian Paralympian and world record holder in shot put, persuaded him to become active and take up athletics.
Club / Team
AK Medulin: Croatia
General Interest
Awards and honours
In 2012 he was named Most Successful Athlete with a Disability by the Sports Association of the Istrian County of Croatia. (, 16 Jan 2013)
His left leg was amputated at age 19 during the Battle of Vukovar in the Croatian War of Independence. (, 13 Feb 2010)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
10 2012 Shot Put F57-58 11.67
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
5 2011 Shot Put F57-58 13.60
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
7 2014 Shot Put F57 9.18