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Alberto Baptista

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T54, F57, P54

Further personal information

Residence
Porto, POR
Languages
Portuguese, Spanish, English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age 10.
Club / Team
Boavista Futebol Clube [BFC]: Porto, POR
Name of coach
Carlos Costa [personal], POR

International debut

Year
1994
Competing for
Germany
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Berlin, GER

General interest

Nicknames
Batista (Athlete, 27 Jan 2011)
Injuries
He dislocated his left shoulder in 2010. He had to stop training and use crutches to get around. (albertobatista.blogspot.com, 30 Jun 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Train, train, train." (Athlete, 27 Jan 2011)
Impairment
He had polio as a child. (albertobaptista.blogspot.com, 15 Mar 2006)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships Assen 2006 (Assen, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T54 Heat 1 8
Men's 200 m T54 Heat 4 8
Men's 1500 m T54 Heat 1 8
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Marathon T53/54 Final 2011-01-30 9999