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Marcos Matamala

Powerlifting

Biography

Further personal information

Residence
Curanilahue, CHI
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Spanish

General interest

Injuries
In 2018 an injury in his left shoulder sidelined him for five months. (nahuelbutafm.cl, 03 Aug 2018)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"We are all needed, but no one is indispensable." (Facebook profile, 13 Sep 2017)
Other sports
He has represented the Chile national Para handball team. (donarchile.cl, 01 Mar 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (nahuelbutafm.cl, 03 Aug 2018)
Impairment
He was born with myelomeningocele, a form of spina bifida. At age 16 his right leg was amputated at the knee. (donarchile.cl, 01 Mar 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Mexico City 2017 World Para Powerlifting Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 107.00kg Final 2017-12-02 16