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Geraldo Rosenthal

Shooting

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
SH2, SH1

Further personal information

Residence
Porto Alegre, BRA
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Portuguese
Higher education
Mechanical Engineering - Unisinos Porto Alegre: Brazil

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2007 at the Club Tiro 4 shooting club in Porto Alegre, Brazil.
Why this sport?
He liked the sport and its difficulty.
Club / Team
Association of Health and Safety Civil Servants with Disabilities [ASASEPODE]: Porto Alegre, BRA
Name of coach
James Walter Lowry Neto [national]

General interest

Hobbies
Old cars. (Athlete, 04 Sep 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (brasil2016.gov.br, 09 Sep 2016)
Hero / Idol
Brazilian sport shooter Felipe Wu. (Athlete, 04 Sep 2016)
Injuries
He suffered from tennis elbow from 2009 to 2011. (Athlete, 04 Sep 2016)

He has suffered from tenosynovitis on the ulnar nerve of his carpus throughout his career. (Athlete, 04 Sep 2016)
Awards and honours
He was named Para Shooter of the Year by the Brazilian Paralympic Committee [CPB] in 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018. (cpb.org.br, 06 Dec 2018; globoesporte.globo.com, 04 Dec 2017; paralympic.org, 02 Dec 2016)
Impairment
He has Poland's syndrome, a condition characterised by the absence or underdevelopment of the pectoral muscle on one side of the body. (Athlete, 04 Sep 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2014 IPC Shooting World Championships (Suhl, Germany)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 10m Air Pistol SH1 Qualification 2014-07-20 50
Mixed 25m Pistol SH1 Qualification 2014-07-22 27
Team P3 - Mixed 25m Pistol SH1 Qualification 2014-07-22 5
Mixed 50m Pistol SH1 Qualification 2014-07-24 30
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
P1 - Men's 10 m Air Pistol SH1 Qualification 2016-09-09 15
P3 - Mixed 25 m Pistol SH1 Qualification 2016-09-11 15
P4 - Mixed 50 m Pistol SH1 Qualification 2016-09-14 25
Cheongju 2018 World Shooting Para Sport Championships (Cheongju, South Korea)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
P1 - Men's 10m Air Pistol SH1 Qualification 2018-05-05 14
P3 - Mixed 25m Pistol SH1 Qualification 2018-05-05 19
P4 - Mixed 50m Pistol SH1 Qualification 2018-05-05 13
P5 - Mixed 10m Air Pistol Standard SH1 Qualification 2018-05-05 5