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Francois Badenhorst

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T12, F12

Further personal information

Family
Children, Almy and Sune.
Residence
Lichtenburg, RSA
Languages
Afrikaans

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport at school.
Club / Team
Gauteng North: Pretoria, RSA
Name of coach
Naude Pienaar
Coach from which country?
South Africa
Coach from what year?
2009

General interest

Hobbies
Socialising with friends, outdoor activities. (Athlete, 28 Jan 2010)
Memorable sporting achievement
"Winning the 1200m at the South African Championship in 1993." (Athlete, 28 Jan 2010)
Hero / Idol
Former American Olympic runner, Michael Johnson. (Athlete, 28 Jan 2010)
Awards and honours
Gauteng North Sportsman of the Year, 2009 and 2010. (Athlete, 28 Jan 2010)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships Villeneuve d'Ascq 2002 (Villeneuve d'Ascq, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T13 Final Round 7
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Shot Put F12 Final 2011-01-22 4
Men's Discus Throw F12 Final 2011-01-28 6