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Marc Lembeck

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T13, F13, P13

Further personal information

Residence
Leverkusen, GER
Languages
German
Higher education
Administration Studies

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began athletics after finishing secondary school in 2005.
Why this sport?
He was looking for an alternative sport and became curious about athletics. His mother contacted the TSV Bayer 04 Leverkusen club in Germany where he began training in November 2005.
Club / Team
TSV Bayer 04 Leverkusen: Germany
Name of coach
Willi Gernemann [national]

General interest

Hero / Idol
German Paralympic sprinter Heinrich Popow. (rp-online.de, 12 Aug 2008)
Injuries
An infection prevented him from competing at the 2008 German National Championships. (ksta.de, 05 Sep 2008)
Impairment
He was born with a visual impairment and he is not completely able to fixate on objects. (ksta.de, 05 Sep 2008)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m T13 Heat 1 6
Men's 400 m T13 Heat 1 5
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Pentathlon P11-13 Final 2011-01-25 4
Men's Javelin F12/13 Final 2011-01-29 10
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's High Jump T13 Final 1 2013-07-26 8