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Joao Pedro Santos

Athletics | Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
T54, F57

Further personal information

Residence
Aracaju, BRA
Occupation
Athlete

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
He was part of a school state programme of inclusion through sport in Sergipe, Brazil. He was encouraged to start competing by his then teacher and coach Antonio Ferreira.
Club / Team
CCF: Aracaju, BRA
Name of coach
Antonio Ferreira

General interest

Awards and honours
In 2015 he was awarded with the Senac Pleno trophy for overcoming obstacles and motivating other people with impairments. (ajufest.com.br, 11 Aug 2015; senac.br, 04 Aug 2015)