Jose Alfredo Zuluaga Munoz

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Classification
F54

Further personal information

Residence
Cali, COL
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Spanish

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
He was convinced to try athletics by a group of students who were involved with a project about the importance of sport as part of therapy. He tried tennis and basketball but found that field events in athletics suited his body type best.
Club / Team
Club Nuevos Horizontes: Cali, COL

General interest

Impairment
He fell while he was repairing a fence and injured his spinal cord. The accident led to a loss of mobility in his legs. (Revista Tribuna, 15 Dec 2011)