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Elia Frezza

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T46

Further personal information

Residence
Fontigo, ITA
Occupation
Student
Languages
Italian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up para-athletics in about 2014.
Why this sport?
He followed his friends into athletics.
Club / Team
Atletica Due Torri Noale [ITA] / Trevisatletica [ITA]:
Name of coach
Gabriele Marsura [personal], ITA
Training Regime
He trains five times per week.

General interest

Nicknames
Frezzolo (Facebook profile, 07 Jul 2016)
Hobbies
Playing the tambourine. (tribunatreviso.gelocal.it, 16 May 2016)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"To those who may have a disability like mine, get involved, have goals, and challenge your limits, whatever they may be." (tribunatreviso.gelocal.it, 16 May 2016)
Impairment
In June 2008 he was involved in a car accident that resulted in his right arm being amputated above the elbow. (tribunatreviso.gelocal.it, 03 Oct 2016)