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Isaiah Rigo

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T52, F54

Further personal information

Residence
Champaign, IL, USA
Languages
English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 2007 at the ParaSport Spokane club in Washington [state], United States of America.

General interest

Hobbies
Sport, hunting, building. (teamusa.org, 03 Sep 2015)
Awards and honours
He was named the 2015 Non-High School Male Athlete of the Year by the Spokane Youth Sports Commission in Washington, United States of America. (spokesman.com, 20 Jun 2015)
Other sports
He has also represented ParaSport Spokane in wheelchair basketball, and was a part of the St. Luke's Tornadoes team that won the national championships in 2012. (spokanevalleyonline.com, 30 Mar 2012; parasportspokane.org, 30 Mar 2017)
Impairment
His impairment is the result of arthrogryposis, a congenital condition that affects the muscles in his legs and hands. (spokesman.com, 20 Jun 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 1500 m T52 Final 1 2013-07-20 5
Men's 100 m T52 Final 1 2013-07-23 8
Men's 200 m T52 Semifinal 2 2013-07-24 8
Men's 200 m T52 Final 1 2013-07-25 8
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 1500 m T52 Final 1 2015-10-26 6
Men's 400 m T52 Heat 1 2015-10-30 12