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Luis Manuel Galano

Athletics
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T12

Further personal information

Residence
Santiago de Cuba, CUB
Languages
Spanish
Higher education
Cultural Studies, Physical Education

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up para-athletics in 2000 in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba.
Why this sport?
He enjoyed the competition aspect of the sport.

General interest

Awards and honours
He was named one of the top 10 para-athletes of the year by the National Institute of Sports, Physical Education and Recreation [INDER] and Sports Writers' Circle in Cuba, in 2013 and 2014. (jit.cu, 11 Dec 2014; trabajadores.cu, 15 Dec 2013)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m T13 Heat 1 2
Men's 200 m T13 Final Round 4
Men's 400 m T13 Heat 1 1
Men's 400 m T13 Final Round 1
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m T13 Semifinal 2 2013-07-20 7
Men's 200 m T13 Final 1 2013-07-21 6
Men's 400 m T13 Semifinal 1 2013-07-26 5
Men's 400 m T13 Final 1 2013-07-27 3