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Mael Cornic

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S9, SB8, SM9

Further personal information

Residence
Vichy, FRA
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
English, French, Spanish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 2013.
Why this sport?
He began the sport for rehabilitation purposes.
Club / Team
CN Handisport Brest : France
Name of coach
Fabien Maltrait [national], FRA

International debut

Year
2017
Competing for
France
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Mexico City, MEX

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2017 World Championships in Mexico City, Mexico. (Athlete, 13 Aug 2018)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"What doesn't kill you, makes you stronger." [Friedrich Nietzsche] (letelegramme.fr, 10 Jun 2014)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the 2024 Paralympic Games in Paris. (lebonterme.fr, 10 Jan 2019)
Impairment
He was affected by a tumour in his spine at age five. He has no feeling in his left leg and diminished control of his right leg. (letelegramme.fr, 22 Jun 2016, 10 Jun 2014; ouest-france.fr, 07 Jan 2016; Athlete, 01 Dec 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Mexico City 2017 World Para Swimming Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Freestyle S8 Final 1 2017-12-03 4
Men's 400 m Freestyle S8 Final 1 2017-12-03 4
Men's 50 m Freestyle S8 Heat 2 2017-12-04 7
Men's 50 m Freestyle S8 Final 1 2017-12-04 6
Men's 100 m Butterfly S8 Heat 1 2017-12-06 10