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SIROKY Jozef
Sport Shooting Para sport
NPC Slovakia   
GenderMen
Age76
Place of BirthVištuk, TCH
Height1.72 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SH1
Further Personal Information
Family
Children Iveta, Lydia, Jozef, and Barbora
Languages
Slovak
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began shooting in 1972 at age 28 in Vistuk, Slovakia.
Why this sport?
He loved practising sport.
Club / Team
SSK Vistuk: Slovakia
Name of coach
Milan Golena [national], SVK
Handedness
Right
Senior International Debut
Year
1999
Competing for
Slovakia
Tournament
World Cup
Location
Switzerland
General Interest
Hero / Idol
Swedish Para shooter Jonas Jacobsson. (Athlete, 06 Sep 2016)
Other sports
His daughter represented Czechoslovakia in shooting, and his grandson has competed in the sport at World Cup events. His granddaughter has won Slovakian national junior championship titles in shooting. (spv.sk, 01 Jan 2016)
Impairment
His left leg is five centimetres shorter than his right leg as the result of an accident when he was a child. (Athlete, 06 Sep 2016; paralympic.sk, 01 Jan 2016)
Other information
COACHING
He served as head coach of the Slovakian shooting team at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (spv.sk, 22 Aug 2016)

CLUB FOUNDER
In 1973 he founded the SSK Vistuk shooting club in Slovakia. (Facebook profile, 30 Apr 2022; shooting.sk, 11 Apr 2015; vistuk.sk, 12 Jul 2012)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Preliminary round 2000 Air Rifle Prone SH1 595
Preliminary round 2000 Free Rifle 3x40 SH1 1073
Preliminary round 2000 Free Rifle Prone SH1 568
38 2004 Air Rifle Prone SH1 593
19 2004 Free Rifle 3x40 SH1 1103
13 2004 Free Rifle Prone SH1 582
26 2008 Air Rifle Prone SH1 596
25 2008 Air Rifle Standing SH1 565
24 2008 Free Rifle 3x40 SH1 1095
25 2008 Free Rifle Prone SH1 581
28 2012 R1 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH1 554
40 2012 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 591
17 2012 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 586
26 2012 R7 - 50m Rifle 3 Positions SH1 1083
Qualification 2016 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 628.8
Qualification 2016 R7 - 50m Rifle 3 Positions SH1 1100
Qualification 2016 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 610.8
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
11 2006 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1  
14 2006 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1  
36 2006 R1 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH1  
42 2010 R1 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH1  
36 2010 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1  
25 2010 R7 - 50m Rifle 3 positions SH1  
48 2010 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1  
61 2014 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 621.9
26 2014 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 604.4
32 2014 R7 - 50m Rifle 3 positions SH1 1067
World Cup (Stoke Mandeville)
Rank Year Event Result
  2015 R1 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH1  DNS
12 2015 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 626.1
11 2015 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 627.8
15 2015 R1 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH1 547.4
5 2015 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 143.7
25 2015 R7 - 50m Rifle 3 positions SH1 1052
33 2015 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 624.9
15 2015 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 611.3
16 2015 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 625.7
17 2015 R7 - 50m Rifle 3 positions SH1 1080
23 2015 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 602.1
16 2015 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 628.3
18 2015 R7 - 50m Rifle 3 positions SH1 1087
23 2015 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 606.8
11 2017 R7 - 50m Rifle 3 positions SH1 1095
14 2017 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 627.1
13 2017 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 610.4
12 2019 R7 - 50m Rifle 3 Positions SH1 1073
37 2019 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 623.4
33 2019 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 596.9
29 2022 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 600.8
17 2022 R7 - 50m Rifle 3 Positions SH1 1066
22 2022 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 628.6
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
25 2013 R1 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH1 584.5
19 2013 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 625.9
14 2013 R7 - 50m Rifle 3 positions SH1 1110
10 2013 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 614.2
International Shooting Competition of Hannover
Rank Year Event Result
24 2017 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 601.2
14 2017 R7 - 50m Rifle 3 positions SH1 1052
21 2017 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 629.2