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Andrej Ekholm

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
T45

Further personal information

Residence
Stockholm, SWE

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up athletics while he was at high school.
Why this sport?
His gym teacher suggested he try sprinting after noticing how fast he was when playing football.
Club / Team
Huddinge AIS: Sweden
Name of coach
Magnus Olsson [national], Uffe Nilsson [strength and conditioning], Michael Wirstedt

General interest

Hobbies
Music, tennis, athletics. (andrejekholm.se, 28 Jun 2012)
Injuries
A problem with his Achilles tendon forced him to miss training during May and June of 2012. (andrejekholm.se, 09 Jun 2012)
Other information
LATVIA TO SWEDEN
At age three his family moved to Sweden from Latvia. (andrejekholm.se, 28 Jun 2012)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T46 Semifinal 1 2013-07-23 13