Jose Alberto Arellano Martinez
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He competed in his first wheelchair race in 2016.
Why this sport?
He had began doing physical activity in 2014 because he was overweight. After that he was invited to take part in a wheelchair race and he enjoyed it.
Club / Team
San Luis Potosi State: Mexico
Name of coach
Luis Enrique Chavez Martinez [personal]
He trains up to two hours a day, five days a week, at the University Sports Centre facility in San Luis Potosi, Mexico. He also does gym training.
Pepe (mexico.quadratin.com.mx, 19 Aug 2018)
Wheelchair basketball. (codigosanluis.com, 03 Apr 2018)
He was born prematurely that lead to a malformation of the nervous system as well as hydrocephalus. He has no feeling from his knees down. (mexico.quadratin.com.mx, 19 Aug 2018)