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Arthur Santos Pereira

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age nine months.
Why this sport?
Doctors believed that swimming would help strengthen his leg.
Club / Team
Fundacao de Apoio ao Deficiente [FUNAD]: João Pessoa, BRA

General interest

Hero / Idol
Brazilian Para swimmer Phelipe Rodrigues. (cpb.org.br, 01 Apr 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (cpb.org.br, 01 Apr 2017)
Impairment
He was born with a malformation of his left foot. (cpb.org.br, 01 Apr 2017)