Roberto Bellingardo

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Residence
Jesolo, ITA
Occupation
Business Owner, Fitness Instructor
Languages
Italian

Sport specific information

Club / Team
ASD SCANAVINO TEAM: Jesolo, ITA
Name of coach
Andrea Calderan
Coach from which country?
Italy
Coach from what year?
2012

General interest

Impairment
He had a motorbike accident in 2000 which resulted in his left leg being amputated below his knee. (mattinopadova.gelocal.it, 19 Apr 2013; nuovavenezia.gelocal.it, 31 Dec 2011)
Other information
OCCUPATION
After the accident in which he lost his leg, he lost his job, so he opened his own gym and started working as a fitness instructor. During this period he started running and training every day. (mattinopadova.gelocal.it, 19 Apr 2013; nuovavenezia.gelocal.it, 31 Dec 2011)