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SUNARA Pero
Sport Para athletics
NPC Croatia   
GenderMen
Age41
Place of BirthSplit, YUG
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F57
Further Personal Information
Family
He has twin children. Son Luka, daughter Marta
Residence
Kaštel Gomilica, CRO
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Croatian, English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 2009 at ASKOSI Poskok in Split, Croatia.
Why this sport?
He has been involved in sports since his youth. "Since my birth I have been engaged in sports. Doing the sport again restored my faith in myself."
Club / Team
ASKOSI Poskok: Split, CRO
Name of coach
Marko Mastelic [personal], CRO
General Interest
Nicknames
Suki (Athlete, 04 Apr 2011)
Most influential person in career
His family. (Athlete, 04 Apr 2011)
Hero / Idol
Croatian basketball player Drazen Petrovic. (Athlete, 04 Apr 2011)
Other sports
He has played football at youth level for Croatian football team Hajduk Split. (Athlete, 04 Apr 2011)
Impairment
He injured his spine in a car accident. (Athlete, 04 Apr 2011)
Other information
OTHER ACTIVITIES
He has served as the secretary of Croatian football league team NK GOSK Kastel Gomilica, and has also coached children with impairments. (Athlete, 04 Apr 2011; hns-cff.hr, 20 Aug 2015; hnsloga.hr, 15 May 2016; sportilus.com, 2017; dalmacijanews.hr, 22 Jan 2015)

Competition Highlights (historical)
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
4 2014 Shot Put F57 11.46
5 2016 Shot Put F57 8.63
4 2018 Javelin Throw F57 28.44
7 2018 Shot Put F57 10.35
10 2021 Javelin Throw F57 28.17