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Marco Cicchetti

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T44

Further personal information

Residence
Rome, ITA
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Italian

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
"At age three I started to attend artistic gymnastics courses and this is how my adventure in the world of sport began. I trained in gymnastics for nine years, but after so long I got tired of it and I decided to make a change. My sister Giulia took me to the athletics field and that is where it started."
Club / Team
GS Fiamme Azzurre: Italy

International debut

Year
2018
Competing for
Italy

General interest

Hobbies
Drawing. (Instagram profile, 28 Feb 2021)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (abilitychannel.tv, 13 Jun 2019)
Impairment
He was born with a clubfoot. He had operations at age six months and age two. (Fiamme Azzurre atletica e para atletica Facebook page, 17 Jul 2018)