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Jonathan David Marin

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T12, F12

Further personal information

Residence
Roque Pérez, ARG
Occupation
Athlete

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
His first and long-time coach Raul Banegas saw he had the correct abilities for the sport.
Name of coach
Javier Alvarez [national]
Training Regime
He trains at the High Performance Centre [CENARD] in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

General interest

Nicknames
Jony (infoel38.com, 01 Aug 2015)
Injuries
In late 2012 he suffered from a torn meniscus [cartilage of the knee]. He underwent surgery and could not compete during the last part of the year. (rperez.mun.gba.gov.ar, 14 Feb 2013)
Sporting philosophy / motto
“I can't see the limits.” (Facebook page, 01 Oct 2015)

“Medals are won by training; competitions are just to collect them.” (Facebook page, 01 Oct 2015)
Awards and honours
In 2014 he was named the Best Athlete of Roque Perez, Argentina. (rperez.mun.gba.gov.ar, 13 Dec 2014)
Impairment
His eyesight is affected by 90% due to a congenital condition. (revistagenesis.com, 03 Feb 2015)