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PETRLIC Matej
Sport Para swimming
NPC Croatia   
GenderMen
Age20
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Classification
S10, SB9, SM10
Further Personal Information
Residence
Velika Gorica, CRO
Occupation
Student
Languages
Croatian, English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age three.
Why this sport?
Swimming was part of his rehabilitation.
Club / Team
PK Natator Zagreb: Croatia
Name of coach
Ferdinand Major [club], CRO; Slobodan Glavicic [national], CRO
Training Regime
He trains for three hours a day, six days a week.
General Interest
Nicknames
Pikula (Facebook profile, 25 Aug 2017)
Most influential person in career
His family, and his coach. (zgprsten.hr, 09 Feb 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (zgprsten.hr, 09 Feb 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
12 2021 50m Freestyle S10 27.54
8 2021 400m Freestyle S10 4:40.29
12 2021 100m Butterfly S10 1:08.98
11 2021 100m Freestyle S10 59.10
10 2021 100m Backstroke S10 1:14.41