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Juan Carlos Arcos Lira

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T13, F13

Further personal information

Occupation
Teacher

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2008.
Why this sport?
He loves the speed of racing.
Club / Team
FES ACATLAN: Mexico
Name of coach
Guillermo Ismael Estrada Canton
Coach from what year?
2008

International debut

Year
2011
Competing for
Mexico

General interest

Hobbies
Watching movies, going for walks. (Athlete, 02 Nov 2011)
Hero / Idol
Ethiopian distance runner Haile Gebrselassie. (Facebook profile, 22 Oct 2011)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He is a physical education teacher. (Athlete, 02 Nov 2011)

Results

Unit Date Rank
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 1500 m T13 Heat 1 2012-09-02 9
Men's 800 m T13 Heat 2 2012-09-07 4
Men's 800 m T13 Final Round 2012-09-08 7