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Juan Esteban Scarpetta Rojas

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T12, F12

Further personal information

Residence
Cali, COL
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
Spanish

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
He began with athletics on the track but later he was advised by coach Freiman Arias to switch to throwing evens. "Sport has been for me the best way of rehabilitation. I found my way of life and the biggest happiness has been giving many joys to my city."
Club / Team
Valle del Cauca: Colombia
Name of coach
Freiman Arias [club]; Alonso Mina [club, national]

General interest

Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (elpais.com.co, 26 Oct 2017)