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Abrahan Ortega

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Impaired range of motion
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F46

Further personal information

Residence
Caracas, VEN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Spanish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began practising athletics at age 12. Following his accident, he took up Para athletics at age 27.
Club / Team
UFA Pista y Campo: Venezuela
Name of coach
Ramon Gonzalez, CUB, from 2018
Training Regime
He trains at the National Sports Institute [IND] in Caracas, Venezuela.

International debut

Year
2014
Competing for
Venezuela
Location
Medellín, COL

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a gold and silver medal at the 2015 Parapan American Games in Toronto, ON, Canada. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
His first coach Willian Romero. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Impairment
His left arm was impaired following a motorbike accident in 2011. (meridiano.com.ve, 02 Sep 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F46 Final Round 2016-09-13 8