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GONZALEZ ISIDORIA Raciel
Sport Para athletics
NPC Cuba   
GenderMen
Age27
Height1.85 m
Weight 86 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Classification
T46, F46
Further Personal Information
Residence
Havana, CUB
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Spanish
Sport Specific Information
Name of coach
Miriam Ferrer [national], CUB
Senior International Debut
Year
2011
Competing for
Cuba
Tournament
Pan American Games
Location
Guadalajara, MEX
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning two silver medals at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2015)
Most influential person in career
Her family. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2015)
Hero / Idol
Cuban long jumper Ivan Pedroso. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2015)
Awards and honours
In 2015 he was named Paralympic Sportsperson of the Year of the Ciego de Avila province in Cuba. (invasor.cu, 03 Dec 2015)

He was named among the ten Outstanding Paralympic Athletes in Cuba in 2012, 2013 and 2014, by the Cuban Sports Institute [INDER] and the Cuban sports journalists association. (periodico26.cu, 11 Dec 2012; radiohc.cu, 15 Dec 2013; jit.cu, 11 Dec 2014; granma.cu, 07 Dec 2015)
Famous relatives
His brother Raul has represented Cuba in baseball. (baseball-reference.com, 16 Apr 2013)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
2 2012 200m T46 22.15
2 2012 100m T46 11.08
6 2016 100m T47 11.16
World Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
3 2013 200m T46 22.15
4 2013 100m T46 11.07
  2015 200m T47  DSQ
4 2015 100m T47 11.15