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Manuel Cortajerena

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
T46, F46

Further personal information

Residence
Mar del Plata, ARG
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Spanish
Higher education
Occupational Therapy - Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata: Argentina

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport at age 17 in Mar del Plata, Argentina.
Why this sport?
He enjoys running.
Name of coach
Carlos Alberto Rodriguez [national]
Coach from which country?
Argentina

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a bronze medal at the 2005 Youth Parapan American Games in Barquisimeto, Venezuela. (Athlete, 26 Nov 2010)
Most influential person in career
His father. (Athlete, 26 Nov 2010)
Hero / Idol
Argentinian Paralympian Horacio Bascione. (Athlete, 26 Nov 2010)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships Assen 2006 (Assen, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T46 Heat 3 9999
Men's 200 m T46 Heat 1 9999
Men's 400 m T46 Heat 2 9999
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m T46 Heat 2 2011-01-23 5
Men's 100 m T46 Heat 1 2011-01-25 6