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Joao Lomar

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
RR2

Further personal information

Residence
Gondomar, POR
Occupation
Unemployed
Languages
Portuguese
Higher education
Superior Institute of Accountancy and Management of Porto: Portugal

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2008 in Porto, Portugal.
Why this sport?
He wanted to experience something different after having practised boccia.
Club / Team
Associacao do Porto de Paralisia Cerebral: Portugal
Name of coach
Ricardo Neves, POR

International debut

Year
2009
Competing for
Portugal
Location
Denmark

General interest

Hobbies
Adapted scuba diving, dancing. (Facebook profile, 16 Jul 2018)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2015 Cerebral Palsy International Sports and Recreation Association [CPISRA] Games in Nottingham, England. (Athlete, 20 Aug 2018)
Hero / Idol
Brazilian Formula One driver Ayrton Senna. (Athlete, 20 Aug 2018)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Tomorrow will be better than today." (Athlete, 20 Aug 2018)