Emanoel Victor Souza de Oliveira
Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Wife Flavia Pacheco, daughter Valentina 
São Gonçalo, BRA
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He became aware of Paralympic sport after going on a school trip to watch the 2007 Parapan American Games in Rio de Janeiro. He was then encouraged to join the ANDEF club in Niteroi. He started playing football seven-a-side, and stayed in the sport until 2015 when he decided to take up athletics.
Playing the drums. (Facebook profile, 29 Mar 2021)
He has represented Brazil in Para football seven-a-side. (ippbrasil.org.br, 12 Nov 2019)
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (ippbrasil.org.br, 12 Nov 2019)
He was born with cerebral palsy, which predominantly affects the movement and coordination on his right side. (cpb.org.br, 01 Nov 2019)