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Cedric Ravet

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T54

Further personal information

Residence
Curepipe, MRI
Occupation
Information Technology
Languages
Creole, English, French

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
"I loved sports when I was able-bodied. It was a passion. I wanted to continue it in my wheelchair."
Club / Team
Curepipe Handisport: Mauritius
Name of coach
Maxwell Drack, MRI
Coach from which country?
Mauritius

General interest

Hobbies
Spending time with family. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Reaching the final at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Tunisian wheelchair racer Yassine Gharbi, Swiss wheelchair racer Marcel Hug. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Awards and honours
He was named the 2017 Para Sportsman of the Year in the physical impairment category by the Mauritius Sports Council. (myt.mu, 03 Feb 2018)
Ambitions
To compete at the Paralympic Games. (sport.defimedia.info, 19 Apr 2019)
Impairment
He lost his right leg in an accident. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He works in data entry. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)