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PANOVIC Nemanja
Sport Para swimming
NPC Serbia   
GenderMen
Age27
Place of BirthNovi Sad, YUG
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Classification
S8, SB7, SM8
Further Personal Information
Residence
Novi Sad, SRB
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
English, Serbian
Higher education
Sport Studies - University of Novi Sad: Serbia
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up swimming in 2004 at club PK Novi Sad in Serbia.
Why this sport?
He entered the sport to improve his health and because he was interested in swimming.
Club / Team
PK Novi Sad: Serbia
Name of coach
Ivan Varga, SRB, from 2015
Training Regime
He trains together with Serbian Para swimmer Stevan Nakic.
Senior International Debut
Year
2014
Competing for
Serbia
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2018 European Championships in Dublin, Ireland. (Athlete, 14 Aug 2018)
Most influential person in career
His parents and coach Ivan Varga. (Athlete, 14 Aug 2018)
Hero / Idol
Serbian swimmer Milorad Cavic, Irish professional mixed martial arts fighter Conor McGregor. (Athlete, 14 Aug 2018)
Impairment
He has spinal muscular atrophy. (Athlete, 14 Aug 2018)

Competition Highlights (historical)
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
16 2018 200m Individual Medley SM8 3:46.17
13 2018 100m Breaststroke SB7 2:02.63
8 2018 100m Backstroke S8 1:23.98