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Alex Anjos

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Classification
T47

Further personal information

Languages
Portuguese

General interest

Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (andimtv.com, 17 Aug 2016)
Awards and honours
He was Sao Tome and Principe's flag bearer at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (myinfo.rio2016.com, 06 Sep 2016)
Milestones
He became the first athlete to represent Sao Tome and Principe in any sport at the Paralympic Games, when he competed at the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro. (paralympic.org, 12 Sep 2016; SportsDeskOnline, 10 Aug 2021)
Impairment
His lower left arm was amputated. (andimtv.com, 17 Aug 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T47 Heat 2 2016-09-10 9999
Men's 400 m T47 Heat 3 2016-09-16 3