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Hector Osvaldo Vargas Gomez

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T12, F12
Guide
Victor Picasso

Further personal information

Residence
Ciudad Victoria, MEX

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2012.
Why this sport?
He was invited by a school friend to give athletics a try. "At the beginning it was only a hobby, then it became part of my life."
Club / Team
Fundacion 5 / Tamaulipas State: Mexico
Name of coach
Angel Eliud Tovar [personal]

General interest

Injuries
In 2017 he had to stop training for about 25 days due to medical reasons. (eldiariodevictoria.com, 23 Mar 2017)
Awards and honours
In 2016 he received the Victoria City Sports Award in Mexico. (elmercurio.com.mx, 13 Dec 2016)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (quadratin.com.mx, 08 Dec 2016)
Impairment
He was born with glaucoma. (quadratin.com.mx, 08 Dec 2016)