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Luis Francisco Paredes Marco

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
S14, SB14, SM14

Further personal information

Residence
Elche, ESP
Languages
Spanish

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]

International debut

Year
2011
Competing for
Spain
Location
Loano, ITA

General interest

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)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (cadenaser.com, 05 Dec 2017)
Impairment
He has autism. (Athlete, 24 Apr 2012)