Gilberto Alavez

Athletics
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Family
He has a wife, Flor Martinez, and two sons, Giovanni and Joshua.
Residence
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Spanish, English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
Started the sport at the age of 35 in Oaxaca, Mexico.
Why this sport?
Started the sport to help with rehabilitation. He also likes to get to know different cultures to exchange experiences.

General interest

Nicknames
Gil. (territorioscore.com, 08 Dec 2010)
Hobbies
Internet, spending time with his sons. (Athens, 01 Jun 2004)
Hero / Idol
Mexican sprinter Ana Gabriela Guevara. (discapacinet.gob.mx, 05 Jun 2007)
Other sports
He also competes in cycling. (territorioscore.com, 06 Nov 2011)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships Birmingham 1998 (Birmingham, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T44 Heat 4 2
Men's 400 m T44 Final Round 3
Men's 400 m T44 Heat 1 3
Men's 200 m T44 Final Round 6
Men's 200 m T44 Heat 2 2
Men's 100 m T44 Heat 1 5
Athens 2004 Paralympic Games (Athens, Greece)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T44 Heat 2 4
Men's 100 m T44 Final Round 8
Men's 100 m T44 Heat 1 3
Men's 4x400 m T42-46 Final Round 9999
IPC Athletics World Championships Villeneuve d'Ascq 2002 (Villeneuve d'Ascq, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 4x400 m T42-46 Final Round 3
Men's 400 m T44 Heat 1 3
Men's 400 m T44 Final Round 6
Men's 800 m T44 Final Round 3
Sydney 2000 Paralympic Games (Sydney, Australia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 800 m T44 Final Round 2
Men's 400 m T44 Heat 1 5