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Ricardo Marques

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
F20

Further personal information

Languages
Portuguese

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began competing in 1998.
Club / Team
Associacao Academica Coimbra: Coimbra, POR
Name of coach
Antonio Oliveira [club]; Jose Silva [national]

International debut

Year
1999
Competing for
Portugal
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Lisbon, POR

General interest

Most influential person in career
Coach Antonio Jose Oliveira. (Athlete, 27 Jan 2011)
Hero / Idol
Spanish shot put athlete Manuel Martinez. (Athlete, 27 Jan 2011)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships Birmingham 1998 (Birmingham, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Shot Put F20 Final Round 8
Sydney 2000 Paralympic Games (Sydney, Australia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Shot Put F20 Final Round 6
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Shot Put F20 Final 2011-01-29 8
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Shot Put F20 Final Round 2012-09-07 12
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Shot Put F20 Final 1 2013-07-22 11
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Shot Put F20 Final 1 2015-10-22 12