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Jesus Yermain Fernandez Angeles

Para dance sport

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
L&F2, SD2

Further personal information

Family
Daughter Yenedhi
Residence
Ecatepec de Morelos, MEX
Languages
Spanish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para dance sport in 2009/10.
Why this sport?
He was invited to train in Para dance sport by coach Sonia Mendoza Bernal. "For me, dancing is a lifestyle. It's something that I never want to finish. Being in this environment, with other competitors, is an experience that completely changed my life. I think dancing connected me with society. With dancing I put aside my impairment, now I am more social, everything changed."
Club / Team
Mexico State: Mexico
Name of coach
Sonia Mendoza Bernal [national]
Training Regime
He trains up to six hours a day at the Mexican Paralympic Centre [CEPAMEX] in Mexico City.

General interest

Nicknames
The King (Facebook profile, 22 May 2018)
Hobbies
Music, watching films, spending time with his family. (hojaderutadigital.mx, 14 Nov 2018; deporte.gob.mx, 01 Jan 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Dancing is done not only with the feet, but with the heart." (mugsnoticias.com.mx, 03 Oct 2017)
Awards and honours
In 2018 he was the recipient of the Mexico State's Sports Award in Mexico. (seunonoticias.mx, 26 Oct 2018)
Impairment
He was born with congenital arthrogryposis. (datanoticias.com, 25 Apr 2019)
Other information
OTHER ROLES
He performs in a hip hop band in Ecatepec, Mexico. (hojaderutadigital.mx, 14 Nov 2018)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2015 IPC Wheelchair Dance Sport World Championships (Rome, Italy)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Single Freestyle Class 2 Final 2015-11-07 1
Combi Standard Class 2 Final 2015-11-08 20
Combi Freestyle Class 2 Final 2015-11-08 4
Malle 2017 World Para Dance Sport World Championships (Malle, Belgium)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Single Class 2 Final 2017-10-21 3
Combi Latin Class 2 Final 2017-10-21 5
Combi Freestyle Class 2 Final 2017-10-21 5
Duo Standard Class 2 Final 2017-10-21 4
Men's Single Freestyle Class 2 Final 2017-10-22 1
Duo Latin Class 2 Final 2017-10-22 2