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Filomeno Soares

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
T38, F38

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2002.
Why this sport?
His coach encouraged him to try the sport.

International debut

Year
2009
Competing for
East Timor
Location
Japan

General interest

Most influential person in career
Coach Juliao da Silva. (Athlete, 26 Aug 2012)
Awards and honours
He was Timor Leste's flag bearer at the opening ceremony of the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (paralympic.org, 29 Aug 2012)

Results

Unit Date Rank
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T38 Heat 2 2012-09-02 5
Men's 200 m T38 Heat 1 2012-09-07 6