Aleks Puumala

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S9, SB8, SM9

Further personal information

Languages
English

Sport specific information

Training Regime
He does five swimming sessions alongside four weight sessions a week.

General interest

Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (sponsorise.me, 20 Jun 2016)
Impairment
At age 11 he had his left leg amputated due to osteosarcoma [bone cancer]. (milforddailynews.com, 13 Mar 2009; sponsorise.me, 20 Jun 2016)