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RADA Ante
Sport Para swimming
NPC Croatia   
GenderMen
Age25
Place of BirthSplit, CRO
Height1.61 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S7, SB6, SM7
Further Personal Information
Residence
Split, CRO
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Croatian, English
Higher education
Digital Media Productions
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming in 2002 in Split, Croatia.
Why this sport?
He wanted to improve his health.
Club / Team
PK Cipal: Split, CRO
Name of coach
Slobodan Glavcic [club, national], CRO
Senior International Debut
Year
2009
Competing for
Croatia
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Reykjavík, ISL
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning his first medal in 2005 in Zagreb, Croatia. (Athlete, 02 Dec 2017)
Most influential person in career
His family. (slobodnadalmacija.hr, 28 Dec 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the Paralympic Games. (slobodnadalmacija.hr, 28 Dec 2017)
Impairment
He was born with arthrogryposis, a condition that causes joint contractions in the body. (Athlete, 02 Dec 2017; slobodnadalmacija.hr, 28 Dec 2017)
Other information
MUSICIAN
He plays the mandolin, and graduated from the Music School Josip Hatze in Split, Croatia. (slobodnadalmacija.hr, 28 Dec 2017)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Heat 2015 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay 34 Points 4:36.99
7 2015 100m Backstroke S7 1:19.72
Heats 2015 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points  
5 2017 50m Freestyle S7 32.79
3 2017 100m Backstroke S7 1:18.10
Heats 2019 100m Backstroke S7 1:18.91
European Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
5 2014 100m Backstroke S7 1:15.90
Heat 2014 100m Breaststroke SB6 1:49.75
11 2016 100m Backstroke S7 1:23.10
13 2016 200m Individual Medley SM7 3:21.91
12 2016 100m Breaststroke SB6 1:54.47
4 2018 100m Backstroke S7 1:18.83
10 2018 50m Freestyle S7 32.79
9 2018 100m Freestyle S7 1:12.41