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PEŠKOVÁ Anna
Sport Para alpine skiing
NPC Czech Republic   
GenderWomen
Age34
Place of BirthPlzen, TCH
Height1.75 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
B2
Guide
Michaela Hubacova
Further Personal Information
Family
Husband Adam, twin children
Other names
Anna Kuliskova
Residence
Janské Lázne, CZE
Languages
Czech, English, German
Higher education
Journalism - Charles University: Prague, CZE
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began skiing as a child.
Why this sport?
She was encouraged to try the sport by her parents. "I lived in the mountains and it was an everyday activity during the winter."
Club / Team
Skiing Centre for the Disabled: Janské Lázne, CZE
Name of coach
Eva Jelinkova, CZE
Senior International Debut
Year
2002
Competing for
Czech Republic
Location
Wildschönau, AUT
General Interest
Hobbies
Playing the flute and the guitar. (prozeny.blesk.cz, 27 May 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in super G at the 2011 World Championships in Sestriere, Italy. (Athlete, 08 Mar 2018)
Most influential person in career
Her parents, and guide Michaela Hubacova. (Athlete, 08 Mar 2018)
Hero / Idol
Czech ice hockey player Jaromir Jagr. (Athlete, 08 Mar 2018)
Impairment
She was diagnosed with tunnel vision at age eight. (Athlete, 08 Mar 2018; rodina21.cz, 31 Aug 2010)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
  2018 Downhill - Visually Impaired  DNF
11 2018 Super-G - Visually Impaired 1:47.76
  2018 Super Combined - Visually Impaired  DNF
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
5 2018/2019 Giant Slalom - Visually Impaired 2:57.58
5 2018/2019 Slalom - Visually Impaired 2:58.29
  2018/2019 Downhill - Visually Impaired  DNS
  2018/2019 Super Combined - Visually Impaired  DNF
  2018/2019 Super-G - Visually Impaired  DNF
World Cup (World Championships)
Rank Year Event Result
5 2018/2019 Giant Slalom - Visually Impaired 2:57.58
5 2018/2019 Slalom - Visually Impaired 2:58.29
  2018/2019 Downhill - Visually Impaired  DNS
  2018/2019 Super-G - Visually Impaired  DNF