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Richard Mateo Vega Correcha

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
S2, SB1, SM2

Further personal information

Languages
Spanish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2015.
Why this sport?
He took up the sport as part of his rehabilitation. "Swimming is good for health and gives you discipline. You don't need help in the water, you are free."
Club / Team
IDRD Bogota: Colombia

General interest

Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (comiteparalimpicocolombiano.org, 12 Jul 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games (Tokyo, Japan)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Backstroke S2 Heat 1 2021-08-25 6
Mixed 4x50 m Freestyle 20pts Heat 2 2021-08-26 6
Men's 200 m Freestyle S2 Heat 1 2021-08-29 6
Men's 50 m Backstroke S2 Heat 1 2021-09-02 6