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Erick Kiptoo Sang

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T11, F11
Guide
David Korir

Further personal information

Family
Five children

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2007 in Londiani, Kenya.
Why this sport?
"I love running."
Name of coach
Henry Kirwa [national], KEN; Beatrice Langat [national]

General interest

Ambitions
To win a medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (nation.africa, 18 Aug 2021)
Other information
MEDAL TARGET
He says he wants to win a medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo to inspire other people with impairments in Kenya. "I believe if I come back with a medal from Tokyo, it will play a role in touching the hearts of those who are disabled. It will motivate them that even in their situation, they can achieve a lot in life." (nation.africa, 18 Aug 2021)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 5000 m T11 Final Round 2016-09-08 9999
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 5000 m T11 Final 1 2017-07-15 9999