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Junior Perez

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Short stature
Origin of Impairment
Congenital

Further personal information

Residence
Nicaragua
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Spanish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2016 in Nicaragua.
Why this sport?
"I wanted to try something new. I decided to try it [powerlifting] and I liked it."
Club / Team
House of Pain: Managua, NCA
Name of coach
Miguel Zepeda [personal], NCA, from 2016

International debut

Year
2017
Competing for
Nicaragua
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Mexico City, MEX

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Lifting 70kg in an international competition. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2017)
Most influential person in career
Coach Miguel Zepeda. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2017)
Hero / Idol
Coach Miguel Zepeda. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2017)
Impairment
He was born with achondroplasia. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Mexico City 2017 World Para Powerlifting Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 49.00kg Final 2017-12-04 9999