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