Joao Victor Benicio
Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
S12, SB12, SM12
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He first tried swimming at age 11 months, and began competing at age 12.
Why this sport?
He was encouraged to take up the sport by his parents.
Club / Team
Clube Atletico Monte Libano [CAML]: São Paulo, BRA
Name of coach
Ricardo Casemiro [club, father]; Leonardo Tomasello Araujo [national], BRA
Hero / Idol
Brazilian Para swimmer Daniel Dias. (globoesporte.globo.com, 23 Nov 2017)
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (caml.com.br, 01 Dec 2016)