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CEDEŅO ALMENGOR Francisco Leonardo
Sport Para athletics
NPC Panama   
GenderMen
Age39
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T54, F55
Further Personal Information
Residence
Panama
Occupation
Administrator
Languages
Spanish
Higher education
Administration Studies, Computing - University of Isthmus: Panama
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2007.
Why this sport?
He was inspired by Panamanian Para athlete Said Gomez.
Name of coach
Orestes Perez, PAN, from 2014
General Interest
Hobbies
Listening to music. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Qualifying for the 2016 Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)
Most influential person in career
His family. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)
Injuries
He has sustained shoulder and elbow injuries during his career. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)
Awards and honours
He was Panama's flag bearer at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (myinfo.rio2016.com, 06 Sep 2016)
Impairment
He was involved in a car accident that resulted in paraplegia. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
11 2016 Shot Put F55 9.16
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
11 2015 Javelin Throw F55 23.09
7 2015 Shot Put F55 10.19