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David Scherer

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T54, F54

Further personal information

Languages
English, German

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 2006.
Why this sport?
He was inspired to take up the sport after watching other Para athletes.
Club / Team
TV Puttlingen: Germany

International debut

Year
2010
Competing for
Germany

General interest

Most influential person in career
Coach Alois Gmeiner. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Injuries
Injury prevented him from competing at the 2013 International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation [IWAS] World Junior Championships in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico. (drs.org, 20 Aug 2013)
Impairment
He was born with spina bifida. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T54 Heat 1 2017-07-14 11
Men's 200 m T54 Heat 1 2017-07-18 12