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ANDRÝSEK Petr
Sport Para swimming
NPC Czech Republic   
GenderMen
Age34
Place of BirthKladno, TCH
Height1.67 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S5, SB4, SM5
Further Personal Information
Residence
Kladno, CZE
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Czech, English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para swimming in 1998 in Prague, Czech Republic.
Why this sport?
"I started Para swimming to aid my rehabilitation."
Club / Team
Para Plavani Praha: Czech Republic
General Interest
Hobbies
Driving. (Athlete, 12 Sep 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in the SB4 100m breaststroke at the 2018 European Championships in Dublin, Ireland. (Athlete, 12 Sep 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Jan Nevrkla. (Athlete, 12 Sep 2019)
Hero / Idol
Czech ice hockey player Jaromir Jagr. (Athlete, 12 Sep 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (cstps.cz, 09 Sep 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
13 2004 400m Freestyle S6 6:19.19
5 2004 4 x 50m Freestyle Relay 20 Points 2:41.37
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
19 2006 50m Freestyle S6 41.29
15 2006 100m Freestyle S6 1:25.52
12 2006 400m Freestyle S6 6:15.07
10 2006 100m Breaststroke SB5 1:54.50
35 2006 5km Open Water 1:44:03
7 2019 100m Breaststroke SB4 1:53.72
Heats 2019 200m Freestyle S5 3:12.32
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
9 2018 200m Freestyle S5 3:18.09
3 2018 100m Breaststroke SB4 1:56.91
14 2018 50m Freestyle S5 45.09
12 2018 100m Freestyle S5 1:32.82 
6 2018 4 x 50m Freestyle Relay 20 Points 3:30.13
20 2021 100m Freestyle S6 1:43.23
6 2021 4 x 50m Medley Relay 20 Points 3:34.98
10 2021 100m Breaststroke SB5 2:03.32