Marcelo Silva Cardoso dos Santos

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S7, SB6

Further personal information

Occupation
Athlete
Higher education
Advertising - Estacio de Sa University: Rio de Janeiro, BRA

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He was taught to swim as a baby as part of his physiotherapy.
Club / Team
Clube de Regatas Vasco da Gama: Rio de Janeiro, BRA
Name of coach
Livia Prates [club]; Leonardo Tomasello Araujo [national], BRA

General interest

Impairment
He was born with spina bifida. (rafaelatorres-safreire.blogspot.com.br, 01 Apr 2011)