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Andy Emanuel Guerrero Sanchez

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S13, SB13, SM13

Further personal information

Residence
Cancún, MEX
Occupation
Student

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age 10.
Why this sport?
He took up the sport to lose weight. A coach spotted his talent and enrolled him in national competitions.
Name of coach
Lluvia Garces [national]; Mariel Alarcon [personal]

General interest

Hobbies
Playing the guitar. (quintafuerza.mx, 31 Aug 2018)
Awards and honours
In 2016 and 2018 he received the Municipal Award for Sports Merit in Benito Juarez, Mexico. (lapalabradelcaribe.com, 13 Nov 2018; quintanaroohoy.com, 28 Feb 2017)

In 2015 and 2017 he received the Sports Award from the state of Quintana Roo in Mexico. (larevista.com.mx, 20 Nov 2017; quintanaroohoy.com, 28 Feb 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (quintanaroohoy.com, 28 Feb 2017)
Impairment
He was born prematurely and with a vision impairment. His left eye has only 20% of functional tissue, while his right eye is smaller and does not perceive any light. He was later diagnosed with Asperger syndrome. (tabascohoy.com, 27 Jul 2016)