Nelson Pereira

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T13

Further personal information

Family
Three sons
Residence
Matoloquico, MOZ

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
Started racing in the streets at age 16. Six years later, completely blind, he started to run in the disabled category.
Club / Team
Associação Mato-Grossense de Cegos [AMC]: Cuiabá, BRA

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships Assen 2006 (Assen, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 800 m T13 Final Round 10
Men's 1500 m T13 Final Round 9
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 800 m T13 Final Round 7
Men's 1500 m T13 Heat 2 4