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Jose Luis Santero

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T12, F12

Further personal information

Residence
Buenos Aires, ARG
Languages
Spanish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up running in 2006.
Why this sport?
He wanted to lose weight and improve his health.
Name of coach
Toribio Gutierrez

General interest

Sporting philosophy / motto
"You have to give everything during the race, even if you spit up blood." (Facebook profile, 09 Jun 2013)
Impairment
He has retinitis pigmentosa, often known as night blindness. "I can see 30 or 40 metres in front of me but without any sharpness." (diariopopular.com.ar, 03 Jul 2012)

Results

Unit Date Rank
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 5000 m T12 Final Round 2012-09-03 9999
Men's Marathon T12 Final Round 2012-09-09 14