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Marcio Santos

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S11, SB11, SM11

Further personal information

Family
Two children
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Portuguese

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para swimming in 2012.
Club / Team
Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Parana [PUCPR]: Curitiba, BRA
Name of coach
Leonardo Tomasello Araujo [national], BRA

General interest

Ambitions
To compete at the 2019 Parapan American Games in Lima, Peru, and the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Instagram profile, 09 Dec 2018)
Impairment
He lost the vision in both of his eyes due to an illness. (marciosantos.esp.br, 09 Mar 2016)