Luis Francisco Paredes Marco
Type of Impairment
S14, SB14, SM14
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2008 in Elche, Spain.
Why this sport?
He began swimming as part of his therapy.
Club / Team
CN Elche: Spain
Name of coach
Tatiana Jimenez [club]; Angel Castano [club]
Hero / Idol
Spanish footballer Iker Casillas. (Athlete, 24 Apr 2012)
Awards and honours
In 2018 he was named Honour Knight of the Royal Order of the city of Elche in Spain. (valenciaplaza.com, 31 Jul 2018)
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (cadenaser.com, 05 Dec 2017)
He has autism. (Athlete, 24 Apr 2012)