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Jesus Castillo

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Classification
T64, F64

Further personal information

Languages
Spanish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up athletics at age 10 at the National Institute of Neoplastic Diseases [INEN] in Lima, Peru.
Why this sport?
"There was a scout at the National Institute of Neoplastic Diseases [INEN] where they were looking for impaired young athletes. They encouraged me to do the tests and that it would be my thing. So I went and I really liked it."
Club / Team
Centro Para Deportivo Sin Limites: Lima, PER
Name of coach
Miguel Calmet [national], PER

General interest

Impairment
His right leg was amputated above the knee. (elpoli.pe, 20 Nov 2018)