Alessandro di Lello
Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 1992 in Tivoli, Italy.
Why this sport?
He initially got into athletics because he wanted to lose weight.
Club / Team
Fiamme Azzurre: Italy
Name of coach
Mario Poletti [national], ITA
Memorable sporting achievement
Participating in the 2012 Paralympic Games in London, and winning the 2013 London Marathon in England. (Athlete, 15 Jul 2013)
Most influential person in career
Coach Alessandro Di Priamo. (Athlete, 15 Jul 2013)
Hero / Idol
Ethiopian long-distance runner Haile Gebrselassie. (Athlete, 15 Jul 2013)
He sustained an Achilles tendon injury after competing in the 2009 New York Marathon in the United States of America. (Athlete, 15 Jul 2013)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Always go beyond." (Athlete, 15 Jul 2013)
His impairment is the result of a motorcycle accident. (Athlete, 15 Jul 2013)
|Men's Marathon T46||Final Round||2012-09-09||8|
|Men's Marathon T46||Final 1||2013-07-28||1|
|Men's Marathon T46||Final Round||2016-09-18||9999|