Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Son Gustavo, daughter Gabriella
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up athletics at age 23 at the Federal University of Paraiba in Brazil.
Why this sport?
He was introduced to the sport during physiotherapy.
Most influential person in career
Coach Jailton Lucas de Miranda. (Athlete, 17 Feb 2011)
He has previously suffered a left thigh strain that required six months rehabilitation. (Athlete, 17 Feb 2011)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"There is no second place." (Athlete, 17 Feb 2011)
He was born with an impairment to his right hand and arm. (cpb.org.br, 08 Jun 2017)
|Men's Discus Throw F46||Final||2011-01-25||3|
|Men's Discus Throw F46||Final 1||2017-07-23||6|