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Markus Sutter

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T53

Further personal information

Residence
Biel, SUI
Occupation
Athlete, Graphical Design
Languages
German
Higher education
Design, Engineering

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 2012 in Nottwil, Switzerland.
Why this sport?
He took up the sport for fun.
Club / Team
Wheelchair Club Bern: Switzerland
Name of coach
Beat Fah [national], SUI; Paul Odermatt [national], SUI

International debut

Year
2013
Competing for
Switzerland

General interest

Hobbies
Sports, nature, cars. (swissparalympic.ch, 20 Oct 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"All or nothing." (Athlete, 21 Oct 2015)
Impairment
He was involved in a motocross accident, which resulted in paraplegia. (Athlete, 21 Oct 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T53 Heat 1 2015-10-22 13
Men's 400 m T53 Heat 3 2015-10-27 14
Men's 800 m T53 Heat 2 2015-10-29 9999