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Leandro de Barros Chinaglia

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Short stature
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S6, SB6, SM6

Further personal information

Residence
Amparo, BRA
Languages
Portuguese

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age one, and started entering competitions at age 10.
Why this sport?
Doctors thought the sport would be beneficial for him.
Club / Team
Instituto Daniel Dias [IDD]: Amparo, BRA
Name of coach
Paula Waldomiro dos Santos [club]
Training Regime
He trains at the Maria Astrid Swimming Pool in Braganca, Brazil.

General interest

Sporting philosophy / motto
"People need to have focus and inspiration and always keep trying. Never give up." (guiadebraganca.com, 28 Jan 2017)
Awards and honours
In 2017 he was named Para Athlete of the Year in Amparo, Brazil. (amparo.sp.gov.br, 15 Dec 2017)
Impairment
He is a person of short stature. (guiadebraganca.com, 28 Jan 2017)