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Mario Santillan Hernandez

Athletics
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Biography

Impairment information

Classification
T46

Further personal information

Family
Wife Veronica Nunez

Sport specific information

Name of coach
Bernardo Garcia

General interest

Injuries
He suffered a foot injury in the lead-up to the 2012 Paralympic Games, which affected his performance in London. (midiario.com, 19 Aug 2012)
Other information
NATIONAL FIRST
In 2008 in Beijing, he became the first Mexican Paralympic marathon champion. (jornada.unam.mx, 17 Sep 2008)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships Assen 2006 (Assen, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 1500 m T46 Heat 2 3
Men's 1500 m T46 Final Round 7
Men's 5000 m T46 Final Round 3
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 5000 m T46 Final Round 3
Men's Marathon T46 Final Round 1
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 5000 m T46 Final 2011-01-22 5
Men's Marathon T46 Final 2011-01-30 1
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Marathon T46 Final Round 2012-09-09 9