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Ellivelton Costa

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T44

Further personal information

Family
Fiancee Bruna Carvalho
Residence
Santa Rita, BRA
Languages
Portuguese
Higher education
Physical Education - Joao Pessoa University Center [UNIPE]: João Pessoa, BRA

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics at age 13.
Why this sport?
A physical education teacher invited him to participate at the school games in Joao Pessoa, Brazil.
Club / Team
IPAD: Brazil

General interest

Impairment
He was born with a congenital clubfoot. At age nine months he underwent surgery. "[They had to] straighten my foot because I was stepping on its top. Now it is more straight, but still with a curve.” (paraibaonline.com.br, 18 May 2018)