Guillaume Junior Atangana
Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Frederick Fouda Nsoe
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2015 at age 16 in Yaounde, Cameroon.
Why this sport?
He was scouted by coach Frederick Fouda Nsoe at a sports tournament where he placed fifth in a sprint event.
Club / Team
Rouffignac: Yaoundé, CMR
Name of coach
Jean Claude Atchom [national]
La Fleche [The Arrow] (Athlete, 20 Aug 2021)
Listening to music. (Athlete, 20 Aug 2021)
Most influential person in career
His brother. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (Athlete, 20 Aug 2021)
He has experienced repetitive bouts of periostitis [inflammation of the connective tissue that surrounds bone]. (Athlete, 20 Aug 2021)
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. He also aspires to work as a journalist. (nyanga.cm, 31 Aug 2020)
His impairment is the result of a disease he acquired at age six. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019; camerounsports.info, 05 May 2020)