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Luis Alfonso Lopez Jacome

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
F13

Further personal information

Higher education
Education, Philosophy, Science - Central University of Ecuador : Quito, ECU

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
He thought that he had a talent for Para athletics.

General interest

Other information
OTHER ACTIVITIES
He has authored books including 'Gladiadores de la Luz' [Light Gladiators], a book about living with a visual impairment in 2016. He has worked as a teacher and as a manager in secondary and higher education institutions. He has also served as the director of the blind community 'Fuerza Ciego' in Tulcan, Ecuador. (cpccs.gob.ec, 27 Jan 2017; cali.gov.co, 08 Apr 2016; lahora.com.ec, 01 Apr 2016)

EDUCATION
He completed a master's degree in education at the Technological Amerindian University [UNITA] in Cuenca, Ecuador. He also finished a PhD in investigation and education planning at the Technical University of Ambato [UTA] in Ecuador. (cpccs.gob.ec, 27 Jan 2017)