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Ivan Salguero Oteiza

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S13, SB13, SM13

Further personal information

Residence
Spain
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Spanish
Higher education
Business Administration - Complutense University of Madrid: Spain

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age three in Pamplona, Spain.
Why this sport?
His parents enrolled him in swimming lessons.
Club / Team
CMN Arganda: Madrid, ESP
Name of coach
Santiago Marquez [personal], from 2020

International debut

Year
2015
Competing for
Spain
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Glasgow, SCO

General interest

Hobbies
Going to restaurants, spending time with friends, playing video games, watching TV series. (dxtadaptado.com, 06 Aug 2021; Athlete, 15 Aug 2018)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing in the SB13 100m breaststroke final at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, and winning five medals at the 2017 World Championships in Mexico City, Mexico. (SportsDeskOnline, 16 Aug 2021; Athlete, 10 Sep 2019)
Most influential person in career
His family. (Athlete, 10 Sep 2019)
Hero / Idol
Spanish swimmer Mireia Belmonte, Spanish Para swimmer Teresa Perales, US swimmer Michael Phelps. (dxtadaptado.com, 07 Aug 2021; Athlete, 10 Sep 2019)
Superstitions / Rituals / Beliefs
"I always go to competitions in flip-flops, I don't like to wear trainers." (dxtadaptado.com, 06 Aug 2021)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Never give up." (dxtadaptado.com, 06 Aug 2021)
Awards and honours
In 2017 he was named Athlete of the Year of the autonomous community of Navarre in Spain. (plazanueva.com, 27 Feb 2018)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Freestyle S13 Heat 2 2015-07-13 14
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM13 Heat 1 2015-07-14 14
Men's 400 m Freestyle S13 Heat 1 2015-07-16 11
Men's 100 m Freestyle S13 Heat 2 2015-07-18 17
Men's 100 m Butterfly S13 Heat 1 2015-07-19 14
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM13 Heat 3 2016-09-10 5
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB13 Heat 2 2016-09-11 4
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB13 Final Round 2016-09-11 8
Men's 400 m Freestyle S13 Heat 2 2016-09-12 6
Men's 50 m Freestyle S13 Heat 3 2016-09-14 4
Men's 100 m Freestyle S13 Heat 1 2016-09-16 5
Mexico City 2017 World Para Swimming Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m Freestyle S13 Final 1 2017-12-03 2
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB13 Final 1 2017-12-05 2
Men's 50 m Freestyle S13 Final 1 2017-12-05 3
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM13 Heat 1 2017-12-06 4
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM13 Final 1 2017-12-06 3
Men's 100 m Freestyle S13 Final 1 2017-12-07 2