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Constant Kponhinto

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F58

Further personal information

Residence
Abomey, BEN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
French
Higher education
National University of Benin: Cotonou, BEN

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport as a child in Abomey, Benin.
Why this sport?
"I have loved the sport since I was a child."

General interest

Awards and honours
He was Benin's flag bearer at the Opening Ceremony of the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (paralympic.org, 29 Aug 2012)
Impairment
His impairment is the result of the effects of polio he contracted at age one. (africultures.com, 17 Sep 2012)

Results

Unit Date Rank
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Shot Put F57/58 Final Round 2012-09-04 17