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Nicholas Lapointe

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
S5, SB5, SM5

Further personal information

Residence
Victoria, BC, CAN
Higher education
Laurentian University: Canada

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He started swimming aged nine.
Why this sport?
Because his physiotherapist recommended it and he enjoyed it.
Club / Team
Island Swimming Association: Canada
Name of coach
Breah Dunn

General interest

Nicknames
"Nicky." (islandswimming.com, 30 Nov 2009)
Ambitions
He studies family and child studies and wants to pursue a career in community work. (natation.ca, 19 Jul 2010)
Impairment
He has spina bifida. (natation.ca, 19 Jul 2010)
Other information
EVENT
He competes in the 200m individual medley, 50m and 100m backstroke and 50m and 100m freestyle in the S5 class.. (swimming.ca, 19 Jul 2010)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m Individual Medley SM5 Heat 2 5
Men's 50 m Butterfly S5 Heat 2 6