Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began wheelchair racing in 2004.
Why this sport?
He previously played wheelchair hockey. "I wasn't so good at controlling the ball, but I was quick in my chair. I found out about the AV Sprint club [in Breda, Netherlands] on the internet, and from my first contact I loved the feeling of an explosive start and powering up to top speed."
Club / Team
AV Sprint: Breda, NED
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (bartpijs.nl, 22 Jun 2012)
In 2010 he was troubled by tendinitis in his elbow. (atletiekunie.nl, 2012)
He was born with cerebral palsy. (bartpijs.nl, 22 Jun 2012)
|Men's 200 m T34||Heat 2||2011-01-22||4|
|Men's 200 m T34||Final||2011-01-23||5|
|Men's 100 m T34||Heat 1||2011-01-24||2|
|Men's 100 m T34||Final||2011-01-25||5|
|Men's 400 m T34||Final||2011-01-27||6|