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Jose Luis Fernandez Taular

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T12, F12

Further personal information

Languages
Spanish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2013 in Seville, Spain.
Why this sport?
He got involved in athletics to improve his physical and mental health.

International debut

Year
2016
Competing for
Spain
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Grosseto, ITA

General interest

Nicknames
Taular (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Hobbies
Listening to music, going to the beach. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Placing fourth in the T12 400m at the 2017 World Championships in London, England. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Alberto Romero. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Injuries
He has torn his hamstring during his career. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Awards and honours
He received the 2016 Sports Excellence Award from the Andalusian Olympic Foundation in Spain. (fadec.es, 19 Dec 2016)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Impairment
He has retinitis pigmentosa, a degenerative eye condition. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T12 Heat 1 2017-07-17 2
Men's 400 m T12 Final 1 2017-07-18 4
Men's 200 m T12 Heat 4 2017-07-19 16
Men's 4x100 m T11-13 Final 1 2017-07-23 9999