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OTURAKÇI Bülent
Sport Para swimming
NPC Turkey   
GenderMen
Age30
Place of BirthGaziosmanpasa, TUR
Height1.36 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Short stature
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S5, SB5, SM5
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Turkish
Higher education
Food Technology - Trakya University: Edirne, TUR
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2010 in Istanbul, Turkey.
Why this sport?
He began swimming as part of his rehabilitation.
Club / Team
Istanbul Buyuksehir Belediyesi SK: Turkey
Senior International Debut
Year
2013
Competing for
Turkey
General Interest
Hobbies
Travelling, going to the cinema. (Athlete, 12 Sep 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the European championships in 2016 and 2018. (Athlete, 12 Sep 2019)
Hero / Idol
Turkish Para swimmer Beytullah Eroglu. (Athlete, 15 Aug 2018)
Impairment
He is a person of short stature due to a growth hormone condition. (Athlete, 15 Aug 2018, 12 Sep 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Heats 2019 50m Freestyle S5 41.83
Heats 2019 100m Breaststroke SB5 1:53.44
Heats 2019 4 x 50m Medley Relay 20 Points  
8 2019 4 x 50m Freestyle Relay 20 Points 2:50.62
Heats 2019 50m Butterfly S5 43.94
Heats 2019 50m Backstroke S5 48.33
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
15 2016 100m Backstroke S6 1:49.27
13 2016 50m Butterfly S6 45.07
9 2018 50m Backstroke S5 48.97
10 2018 100m Breaststroke SB5  DSQ
13 2018 50m Freestyle S5 42.72
11 2018 100m Freestyle S5 1:30.38 
4 2018 4 x 50m Freestyle Relay 20 Points 2:53.41
10 2018 50m Butterfly S5 43.87