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Juan Moreno Marquez

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T36, F36

Further personal information

Residence
Acacias, COL
Languages
English, Spanish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age 15 with Club Asocaev in Colombia.
Why this sport?
He was encouraged to get involved in athletics by a coach.
Club / Team
Meta: Colombia
Name of coach
Alonso Mina [national]; Freyman Arias [national]
Training Regime
He trains in the city of Villavicencio, Colombia, in the morning and in the municipality of Acacias in the evenings.

International debut

Year
2013
Competing for
Colombia
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Lyon, FRA

General interest

Nicknames
Juancho, Juanito (deporte-total.com, 08 Apr 2020; noticiasacacias.com, 13 Aug 2015)
Most influential person in career
His family. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2015)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2015)
Awards and honours
In 2015 he was named Best Para Athlete in Meta, Colombia. (deporte-total.com, 28 Feb 2016)
Impairment
He has cerebral palsy due to a blow to the head. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T36 Semifinal 1 2013-07-21 8
Men's 100 m T36 Final 1 2013-07-22 8
Men's 200 m T36 Semifinal 2 2013-07-23 8
Men's 200 m T36 Final 1 2013-07-24 8
Men's 400 m T36 Final 1 2013-07-26 4
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T36 Heat 1 2015-10-22 4
Men's 400 m T36 Final 1 2015-10-23 8
Men's 100 m T36 Heat 2 2015-10-28 6
Men's 100 m T36 Final 1 2015-10-29 8
Men's 200 m T36 Heat 1 2015-10-30 8
Men's 200 m T36 Final 1 2015-10-31 8