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Inaki Basiloff

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Impaired range of motion
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S7, SB7, SM7

Further personal information

Residence
Neuquén, ARG
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Spanish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming in 2008 at the Alta Barda Club in Neuquen, Argentina.
Why this sport?
Doctors recommended the sport as therapy for his condition. "I started swimming as rehabilitation and then I realised I liked it so much."
Club / Team
Club Cipolletti [ARG] / Club Atletico River Plate [ARG]:
Name of coach
Marcela Delviso [Club Atletico River Plate], ARG; Jorge Garcia [Club Cipolletti], ARG

International debut

Year
2014
Competing for
Argentina

General interest

Nicknames
Ina (Facebook profile, 28 Apr 2017)
Hobbies
Spending time with friends and family. (Athlete, 12 Sep 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning three bronze medals in total across the 2017 World Championships in Mexico City, Mexico, and the 2019 World Championships in London, England. (SportsDeskOnline, 18 Jun 2021; Athlete, 12 Sep 2019)
Hero / Idol
Argentinian Para swimmer Guillermo Marro. (Athlete, 12 Sep 2019)
Awards and honours
In 2019 he was presented with the Pehuen de Oro award as the Athlete of the Year in Neuquen, Argentina. (mejorinformado.com, 20 Dec 2019)

He was Argentina's flag bearer at the 2019 World Championships in London, England. (aguanteneuquen.com.ar, 24 Nov 2020)
Other sports
He has competed in Para open water swimming at national level in Argentina. He has also represented Club Cipolletti in able-bodied swimming competitions. (tunoticia.com.ar, 01 Jul 2021; Canal 12 Trelew TV YouTube channel, 02 Mar 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2024 Paralympic Games in Paris. (cariverplate.com.ar, 24 May 2017)
Impairment
His impairment is a result of the effects of the neurological condition, transverse myelitis. The condition predominantly affects his lower limbs. (Athlete, 12 Sep 2019; lmneuquen.com, 09 Aug 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Mexico City 2017 World Para Swimming Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Backstroke S8 Final 1 2017-12-02 4
Men's 4x100 m Freestyle 34pts Final 1 2017-12-02 3
Men's 400 m Freestyle S8 Final 1 2017-12-03 3
London 2019 World Para Swimming Championships (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Butterfly S7 Heat 2 2019-09-09 6
Men's 50 m Butterfly S7 Final 1 2019-09-09 6
Men's 400 m Freestyle S7 Heat 2 2019-09-10 2
Men's 400 m Freestyle S7 Final 1 2019-09-10 3
Men's 100 m Backstroke S7 Heat 2 2019-09-12 9
Men's 100 m Freestyle S7 Heat 1 2019-09-14 9
Men's 50 m Freestyle S7 Heat 1 2019-09-15 11
Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games (Tokyo, Japan)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM7 Final 2021-08-27 4
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM7 Heat 1 2021-08-27 2
Men's 400 m Freestyle S7 Heat 2 2021-08-29 3
Men's 400 m Freestyle S7 Final 2021-08-29 4
Men's 100 m Backstroke S7 Final 2021-08-30 7
Men's 100 m Backstroke S7 Heat 2 2021-08-30 5
Men's 50 m Freestyle S7 Heat 1 2021-08-31 5
Men's 50 m Butterfly S7 Final 2021-09-03 7
Men's 50 m Butterfly S7 Heat 2 2021-09-03 3
Madeira 2022 World Para Swimming Championships (Funchal, Portugal)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM7 Final 1 2022-06-12 2
Men's 400 m Freestyle S7 Final 1 2022-06-13 1
Men's 100 m Backstroke S7 Final 1 2022-06-15 3
Mixed 4x100 m Medley 34pts Heat 1 2022-06-16 9999
Men's 50 m Butterfly S7 Final 1 2022-06-16 3
Men's 100 m Freestyle S7 Final 1 2022-06-18 4
Mixed 4x100 m Freestyle 34pts Final 1 2022-06-18 8
Mixed 4x100 m Freestyle 34pts Heat 2 2022-06-18 8