Diogo Ualisson Jeronimo Da Slva
Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Rio de Janeiro, BRA
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up athletics in 2007.
Why this sport?
He was invited by a friend to attend a training session.
Club / Team
Instituto Superar: Brazil
Name of coach
Diogo Cardoso [club], from 2009; Amaury Verissimo [national], BRA
He trains for six hours every day.
South American Games
Dioguinho (superar.com, 2013)
Most influential person in career
His coach. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2015)
His mother had rubella during pregnancy, which affected his eyesight. (NOC Media Guide, 15 Aug 2015)
|Men's 100 m T12||Heat 1||2015-10-22||11|
|Men's 4x100 m T11-13||Heat 1||2015-10-30||5|
|Men's 4x100 m T11-13||Heat 1||2016-09-12||1|
|Men's 4x100 m T11-13||Final Round||2016-09-13||1|
|Men's 100 m T12||Heat 3||2016-09-14||9999|
|Men's 200 m T12||Heat 1||2016-09-16||3|