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Octavio Guilabert Mallorca

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T12, F12

Further personal information

Residence
Spain
Occupation
Student
Languages
Spanish, English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport at age 20 in 2006.
Why this sport?
He was encouraged by his family.
Club / Team
Club Paralimpico/Ciudad Real: Spain
Name of coach
Sinesio Garrachon Burgos
Coach from which country?
Spain

International debut

Year
2006
Competing for
Spain
Location
Murcia

General interest

Hobbies
Boats. (Athlete, 15 Nov 2010)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing in the 2009 European Championship. (Athlete, 15 Nov 2010)
Most influential person in career
Andreas Thorkindsen. (Athlete, 15 Nov 2010)
Hero / Idol
Javelin throwers Andreas Thorkindsen and Jan Zelezny. (Athlete, 15 Nov 2010)
Injuries
He had a shoulder injury that forced him to retire from the 2011 IPC World Athletics Championships in Christchurch, New Zealand. (deportebalear.com, 29 Jan 2011)
Ambitions
To be a world champion. (Athlete, 15 Nov 2010)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F12/13 Final 2011-01-29 9999