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Ernesto Mendonca

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T12, F12
Guide
Fernando Martins

Further personal information

Residence
Serra, BRA
Occupation
Athlete, Coach
Languages
Portuguese
Higher education
Physical Education - Estacio de Sa University: Vitória, BRA

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
After searching for a club that worked with people with a visual impairment, he tried five different Para sports. In the end he settled on athletics.

General interest

Awards and honours
In 2012 he received the Capixaba Distinction award. (redetribuna.com.br, 13 Aug 2012)
Impairment
He has 5% vision. (atletismoemfoco.wordpress.com, 12 May 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's High Jump T13 Final 1 2013-07-26 9