Hector Alejandro Garcia Gomez
Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2013.
Why this sport?
He was encouraged to take up athletics by a coach who used to play in the same amputee football team as him.
Name of coach
Jorge Alberto Gonzalez [club]
He trains up to three hours a day.
Flaco [Skinny]. (horaceronl.com, 28 Nov 2016)
He has played amputee football at national level. (horaceronl.com, 28 Nov 2016)
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (horaceronl.com, 28 Nov 2016)
He was born without a tibia [shin bone] in his right leg, which resulted in limb being amputated below the knee. (horacero.com.mx, 30 Nov 2016)