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Benedito Silva

Shooting

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SH1

Further personal information

Residence
Campo Grande, BRA
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Portuguese

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began shooting in 2003 with the military police in Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil.
Why this sport?
He took up the sport as part of his rehabilitation.
Club / Team
Association of Rehabilitation and Disability Sport of Pantanal [ARPP]: Campo Grande, BRA
Name of coach
James Walter Lowry Neto [national]; Fernando Cardoso [national]

General interest

Impairment
He was involved in an accident while serving as a sergeant in the military police. (amambainoticias.com.br, 01 Mar 2011)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2014 IPC Shooting World Championships (Suhl, Germany)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 10m Air Rifle standing SH1 Qualification 2014-07-19 39
Team R1 - Men's 10m Air Rifle standing SH1 Qualification 2014-07-19 6