Domingos Jose Pires Magalhaes
Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at school.
Why this sport?
He was encouraged to try it by his sports teacher, Ana Paula Pimentel, who became his coach.
Club / Team
Clube de Atletismo Bracara: Braga, POR
Name of coach
Rui Medeiros [club], POR
Most influential person in career
Coach Ana Paula Pimentel. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Portuguese shot putter Francisco Belo. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Train to set records." (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Awards and honours
In March 2021 he received a motion of applause at the Braga City Hall in Portugal in recognition of his sporting achievements. (ominho.pt, 20 Mar 2021)