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INCI Omer Onur
Sport Para swimming
NPC Türkiye   
GenderMen
Age31
Place of BirthEskisehir, TUR
Height1.76 m
Weight 49 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S5, SB4, SM5
Further Personal Information
Residence
Eskisehir, TUR
Occupation
Government Official
Languages
English, Turkish
Higher education
Economics - Anadolu University: Eskisehir, TUR
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2001 at Anadolu University in Eskisehir, Turkey.
Why this sport?
He began the sport as part of his rehabilitation.
Club / Team
Eskisheir Buyuksehir Belediyesi: Turkey
Name of coach
Mehmet Bayrak, TUR, from 2005
Senior International Debut
Year
2018
Competing for
Turkey
General Interest
Hobbies
Singing, playing guitar, meeting new people. (Athlete, 15 Aug 2018)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver in the SM5 200m individual medley at the 2018 International German Championships [IDM] in Berlin, Germany. (Athlete, 15 Aug 2018)
Most influential person in career
Coach Mehmet Bayrak. (Athlete, 15 Aug 2018)
Hero / Idol
US swimmer Ryan Lochte. (Athlete, 15 Aug 2018)
Impairment
He was born with spina bifida. (Athlete, 15 Aug 2018)

Competition Highlights (historical)
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
12 2018 200m Freestyle S5 4:14.35
9 2018 100m Breaststroke SB4 2:21.90