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Joao Victor Benicio

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S12, SB12, SM12

Further personal information

Occupation
Student
Languages
Portuguese

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

General interest

Hero / Idol
Brazilian Para swimmer Daniel Dias. (globoesporte.globo.com, 23 Nov 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (caml.com.br, 01 Dec 2016)