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Andre Meneghetti

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

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

Further personal information

Languages
Portuguese
Higher education
Management, Marketing - Sao Paulo Salesian University Centre [UNISAL]: Campinas, BRA

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age 16.

General interest

Impairment
He lost his sight at age 13 due to a tumor in the retina. (LinkedIn profile, 2017)
Other information
OTHER ACTIVITIES
In February 2010 he created ACD-TV, an online channel dedicated to broadcasting content related to Para sport. He has also served as president of the Valinhos Swimming Association in Brazil. (LinkedIn profile, 2017; valinhos.sp.gov.br, 29 Sep 2014)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Athens 2004 Paralympic Games (Athens, Greece)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Freestyle S11 Heat 2 7
Men's 100 m Freestyle S11 Heat 1 6
Men's 400 m Freestyle S11 Heat 2 5
Men's 100 m Butterfly S11 Heat 1 5
Men's 100 m Butterfly S11 Final Round 8
IPC Swimming World Championships Durban 2006 (Durban, South Africa)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Freestyle S11 Heats 10
Men's 400 m Freestyle S11 Final Round 8
Men's 100 m Freestyle S11 Heats 12
Men's 100 m Butterfly S11 Final Round 4