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Amadeu Cruz

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S11, SB11, SM11

Further personal information

Languages
English, French, Portuguese
Higher education
Accounting, Administration Studies - Porto Polytechnic Institute: Portugal

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming in 2007 in Santa Maria de Feira, Portugal.
Club / Team
FC Porto: Portugal
Name of coach
Carla Cardoso [national], POR

International debut

Year
2014
Competing for
Portugal

General interest

Most influential person in career
His coach. (Athlete, 13 Jul 2015)
Hero / Idol
US swimmer Michael Phelps. (Athlete, 13 Jul 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"The more I train, the luckier I get." (Athlete, 13 Jul 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m Freestyle S11 Heat 1 2015-07-14 8
Men's 400 m Freestyle S11 Final 1 2015-07-14 8
Men's 100 m Backstroke S11 Heat 2 2015-07-15 9
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM11 Heat 1 2015-07-16 10
Men's 100 m Butterfly S11 Final 1 2015-07-19 6