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Cristian Camilo Cotes Charry

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T13, F13

Further personal information

Residence
Valledupar, COL
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
Spanish
Higher education
Popular University of Cesar: Valledupar, COL

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2013 in Valledupar, Colombia.
Why this sport?
Coach Freddy Gonzalez helped him to find places to train and cultivate his enjoyment of athletics
Club / Team
Comuldice: Valledupar, COL
Name of coach
Freddy Gonzalez

General interest

Hobbies
Playing percussion instruments. (elpilon.com.co, 08 Jul 2015)
Famous relatives
His brother Daniel has represented Colombia in para-athletics. (elpilon.com.co, 01 Apr 2015)
Impairment
He has had an atrophy of the bilateral optical nerve since he was a boy. (elpilon.com.co, 08 Jul 2015)
Other information
MUSICIANS
Both he and his brother Daniel are keen musicians. Their father was a renowned vallenato [folk music] singer in Colombia and, nowadays, the pair are enrolled at a music school in guitar, accordion and piano. (elpilon.com.co, 08 Jul 2015)