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Cody Salomons

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T64, F64

Further personal information

Residence
Strathroy, ON, CAN
Occupation
Student
Languages
English
Higher education
Trade - Welder - Lambton College: Sarnia, ON, CAN

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began jumping in primary school.
Why this sport?
His talent was quickly recognised and he was encouraged to join London Western Track and Field Club [LWTFC] in Ontario, Canada.

General interest

Hobbies
Baseball, hockey, badminton, volleyball. (paralympic.ca, 2014)
Other sports
He has competed in able-bodied athletics competitions at national level. He participated at the 2016 Canadian Indoor Championships in Montreal, QC, Canada. (athletics.ca, 21 Feb 2016)
Impairment
He was born without a fibula bone in his right leg. (lfpress.com, 21 Mar 2010)
Other information
LARGE FAMILY
He is the youngest of eight siblings. (paralympic.ca, 2014)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m T44 Heat 2 2015-10-24 12
Men's High Jump T44 Final 1 2015-10-30 4