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KROGIUS Henrik
Sport Para swimming
NPC Finland   
GenderMen
Age24
Place of BirthHelsinki, FIN
Height1.29 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Short stature
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S5, SB5, SM5
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Student
Languages
English, Finnish, Swedish
Higher education
Sports Administration, Sports Management - Western Sydney University: Australia
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2013 in Helsinki, Finland.
Why this sport?
One of his teachers encouraged him to try the sport.
Club / Team
Warringah Aquatic Swim Club [AUS] / Jarvenpaan Uintiklubi [FIN]:
Name of coach
Jari Nordblom [national], FIN
Senior International Debut
Year
2017
Competing for
Finland
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a silver medal and a bronze medal at the 2017 World Dwarf Games in Guelph, ON, Canada. (Athlete, 13 Aug 2018)
Most influential person in career
His family. (Athlete, 13 Aug 2018)
Hero / Idol
Finnish Formula One driver Kimi Raikkonen. (Athlete, 13 Aug 2018)
Impairment
He is a person of short stature. (Athlete, 13 Aug 2018)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Heats 2019 50m Butterfly S5 46.13
Heats 2022 200m Freestyle S5 3:21.11
11 2022 100m Freestyle S5 1:33.86
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
10 2018 100m Backstroke S6 2:23.72
7 2018 50m Butterfly S6 46.06
12 2018 100m Freestyle S6 1:38.99