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Alejandro Pacheco Castillo

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T11, F11

Further personal information

Residence
Mexico City, MEX
Languages
Spanish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
In 2013 he was invited by national coach Rosa Montalvo to join her athletics team. "I decided to go and I went well."
Why this sport?
"I knew I could do something valuable through athletics. It's hard work but I am satisfied knowing that I am doing my best. To win is a great satisfaction."
Name of coach
Rosa Montalvo [national], MEX

International debut

Year
2014
Competing for
Mexico

General interest

Impairment
At age 19 he lost his vision due to a neurological condition caused by drug and alcohol abuse. (laaficion.milenio.com, 22 Sep 2015)