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Alexis Sebastian Chavez

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T36

Further personal information

Residence
Pergamino, ARG
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Spanish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2016.
Club / Team
Escuela Municipal de Deporte Adaptado: Pergamino, ARG
Name of coach
Ariel Gonzalez [national]

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold medals in T36 100m and 400m at the 2019 Parapan American Games in Lima, Peru. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
His family. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Awards and honours
In 2020 he was named an Outstanding Personality by the government of the province of Buenos Aires in Argentina. (puntosdevista.com.ar, 17 Sep 2020; pergaminociudad.com.ar, 01 Oct 2020)

In 2019 he was named the Gold Athlete of the Year in Pergamino, Argentina. (pergaminociudad.com.ar, 17 Dec 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (pergaminociudad.com.ar, 17 Dec 2019)