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Henry Nzungi Muendo

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T12, F12

Further personal information

Residence
Nairobi, KEN
Languages
English, Swahili

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2000 in Nairobi, Kenya.
Why this sport?
"I realised it was my talent."
Club / Team
Machakos: Kenya
Name of coach
Michael Omondi [national]

International debut

Year
2011
Competing for
Kenya
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Christchurch, NZL

General interest

Hobbies
Listening to music. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Awards and honours
He was named Second Best Male Athlete in the Special Category of the 2011 Sports Personality of the Year Award [SOYA] in Kenya. (aipsmedia.com, 16 Dec 2011)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T13 Heat 2 2011-01-23 9999
Men's 4x100 m T11-13 Heat 2 2011-01-24 9999
Men's 200 m T13 Heat 2 2011-01-26 9999
Men's 400 m T13 Heat 1 2011-01-28 9999
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T12 Heat 3 2012-09-02 4
Men's 200 m T12 Heat 5 2012-09-07 4
Men's 200 m T12 Heat 2 2012-09-07 4
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T12 Heat 4 2016-09-08 9999
Men's 200 m T12 Heat 4 2016-09-16 2
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m T12 Heat 1 2017-07-19 15