Rivander Santos Da Silva

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
T36, F36

Further personal information

Residence
Manaus, BRA
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Portuguese

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2011.
Why this sport?
A physiotherapist advised him to take a sport in order to improve his balance. He started swimming, but switched to athletics after gained good results in a trial.
Club / Team
Amazon High Performance Training Centre [CTARA]: Brazil
Name of coach
Amaury Wagner Verissimo [national], BRA; Joaquim Filho [personal]