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CSURI Ferenc
Sport Para swimming
NPC Hungary   
GenderMen
Age35
Place of BirthBudapest, HUN
Height1.78 m
Weight 70 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S8, SB8, SM8
Further Personal Information
Residence
Budaors, HUN
Languages
English, Hungarian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming in 2000 at age 13 in Budapest, Hungary.
Why this sport?
To stay healthy.
Club / Team
Ferencvarosi Torna Club: Budapest, HUN
Name of coach
Laszlo Formaggini [club], from 2000; Csaba Sos [national], HUN
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2008 and 2012 Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Never give up." (Athlete, 11 Jul 2015)
Impairment
At age seven he lost his right hand due to a medical error. (budaorsinaplo.hu, 20 Jul 2012)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He works as a sports associate for the Hungarian Paralympic Committee. (hparalimpia.hu, 01 Jan 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
10 2008 50m Freestyle S8 29.13
11 2008 100m Freestyle S8 1:03.55
7 2008 100m Butterfly S8 1:08.17
10 2008 200m Individual Medley SM8 2:40.46
Heats 2012 100m Butterfly S8 1:07.41
Heats 2012 400m Freestyle S8 5:13.88
Heats 2012 100m Breaststroke SB8 1:22.29
Heats 2012 50m Freestyle S8 29.06
8 2012 200m Individual Medley SM8 2:34.06
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
5 2006 50m Freestyle S8 28.54
10 2006 100m Freestyle S8 1:04.47
7 2006 100m Butterfly S8 1:13.20
11 2006 200m Individual Medley SM8 2:55.12
6 2010 200m Individual Medley SM8 2:35.94
14 2010 50m Freestyle S8 29.85
7 2010 100m Butterfly S8 1:06.29
7 2010 100m Freestyle S8 1:03.63
7 2013 100m Butterfly S8 1:06.93
Heats 2013 50m Freestyle S8 29.38
8 2015 100m Butterfly S8 1:07.78
Heats 2015 50m Freestyle S8 29.40
European Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
5 2014 100m Butterfly S8 1:06.49
6 2014 50m Freestyle S8 28.67
8 2016 100m Butterfly S8 1:08.07
4 2016 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points 4:42.57
12 2016 50m Freestyle S8 31.20