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BERGER Jiri
Sport Para ice hockey
NPC Czech Republic   
GenderMen
Age47
Place of BirthKarlovy Vary, TCH
Height1.85 m
Weight 86 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Coach
Languages
Czech, English
Sport Specific Information
Club / Team
SKV Sharks: Karlovy Vary, CZE
Name of coach
Jiri Briza [national], CZE
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Defence
Senior International Debut
Year
2003
Competing for
Czech Republic
General Interest
Nicknames
Bergy (Vancouver, 21 Mar 2010)
Hobbies
Fishing, spending time with family, supporting Czech football team AC Sparta Praha. (caths.cz, 16 Feb 2014)
Awards and honours
He was named in the 2014/15 CSHL All-Star team in Czech Republic. (hokej.cz, 08 Mar 2015)
Famous relatives
His father Jiri coached ice sledge hockey at club level in Czech Republic. (skv-sharks.cz, 18 Aug 2015)
Other information
FOLLOWING HIS FATHER
In 2015 he became coach of SKV Sharks in Czech Republic, replacing his father Jiri who had led the team for 10 years. (denik.cz, 22 Sep 2016; skv-sharks.cz, 18 Aug 2015)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
5 2010 Team  
5 2014 Team  
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
5 2008/2009 Team  
4 2012 Team  
4 2013 Team  
7 2015 Team  
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
2 2011 Team  
4 2016 Team