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Josue Benitez Sandoval

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Classification
T44, F44

Further personal information

Residence
Mexico City, MEX
Languages
English, Portuguese, Spanish
Higher education
Computer Engineering - National Autonomous University of Mexico [UNAM]: Mexico City, MEX

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 1998 in Mexico.
Why this sport?
Athletics was initially part of his rehabilitation.
Club / Team
Centro Paralimpico Mexicano: Mexico City, MEX

International debut

Year
1998
Competing for
Mexico
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Birmingham

General interest

Most influential person in career
His parents, his wife. (Athlete, 26 Aug 2012)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (Athlete, 26 Aug 2012)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Everything is in God's hands" (Athlete, 26 Aug 2012)

Results

Unit Date Rank
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T44 Heat 1 2012-09-07 6