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Edwar Fernando Samaca Rubio

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T11, F11

Further personal information

Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Spanish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport at age 20.

International debut

Year
2010
Competing for
Colombia
Tournament
International Tournament
Location
Mar del Plata

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Qualifying for the 2011 World Championships in Christchurch, New Zealand.(Athlete, 25 Nov 2010)
Most influential person in career
His coaches. (Athlete, 25 Nov 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Sport is health." (Athlete, 25 Nov 2010)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 800 m T11 Heat 1 2011-01-28 3
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 800 m T11 Semifinal 1 2013-07-22 6
Men's 1500 m T11 Semifinal 2 2013-07-24 5
Men's 1500 m T11 Final 1 2013-07-25 6