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MAMCZARZ Lukasz Maciej
Sport Para athletics
NPC Poland   
GenderMen
Age32
Place of BirthGorzˇw Wielkopolski, POL
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T63, F63
Further Personal Information
Family
Partner Izabela Wieczorek, one daughter
Residence
Gorzˇw Wielkopolski, POL
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Polish
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 2009.
Why this sport?
His doctor introduced him to coach Zbigniew Lewkowicz. "The coach suggested I try high jump, because of my physical attributes."
Club / Team
START Gorzow Wielkopolski: Poland
Name of coach
Dariusz Niemczyn [club], POL; Zbigniew Lewkowicz [club], POL
General Interest
Nicknames
Chudy (Athlete, 24 Apr 2012)
Hobbies
Fishing, quad biking. (paralympic.org.pl, 09 Sep 2016)
Most influential person in career
Polish Para high jumper Maciej Lepiato. (Athlete, 24 Apr 2012)
Hero / Idol
Qatari high jumper Mutaz Essa Barshim. (tylkoigrzyska.com.pl, 19 Jan 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Never give up on your goal just because it takes time to reach it. Time will pass by anyway." (Facebook page, 01 Aug 2018)
Ambitions
To set a new world record and win gold at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo (polskieradio.pl, 24 Sep 2018; MrMichalPol YouTube channel, 25 Aug 2018)
Impairment
He lost his left leg in a motorcycle accident in 2009. (paralympics.org.pl, 01 Nov 2015; przegladsportowy.pl, 10 Jun 2013)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
3 2012 High Jump F42 1.74
4 2016 High Jump T42 1.77
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
4 2011 High Jump F42 1.60
3 2013 High Jump T42/44 1.75
3 2015 High Jump T42 1.78
4 2017 High Jump T42 1.65
4 2019 High Jump T63 1.80
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
1 2014 High Jump T42 1.71
1 2016 High Jump T42-44 1.75
2 2018 High Jump T42/44/63/64 1.70