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Jesus Antonio Zavala Manuel

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S10, SB9, SM10

Further personal information

Languages
Spanish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age 14.
Why this sport?
He got involved in swimming as part of his rehabilitation. He later was advised by coach Marisol Anahi Lara Estudillo to start competing.
Club / Team
Veracruz State [MEX] / Asociacion Deportiva Minatitlan [MEX]:
Name of coach
Marisol Anahi Lara Estudillo [personal]
Training Regime
He trains for up to three hours a day, six days a week.

General interest

Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (ansmultimedios.com, 29 Mar 2018)
Impairment
He was born with phocomelia in his left arm. This syndrome is characterised by limb malformation. (ansmultimedios.com, 29 Mar 2018)