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Rodolfo Alves

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T13, F13

Further personal information

Occupation
Athlete

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at a regional championship in Lisbon, Portugal.
Club / Team
ACD Jardim da Serra: Câmara de Lobos, POR
Name of coach
Jose Silva [national]; Antonio Gois [personal]

General interest

Nicknames
Rodas (Athlete, 14 Dec 2011)
Most influential person in career
Portuguese para-athletes Jose Gameiro and Carlos Ferreira. (Athlete, 14 Dec 2011)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"To overcome adversity." (Athlete, 14 Dec 2011)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T12 Heat 2 2011-01-22 2
Men's 4x100 m T11-13 Heat 1 2011-01-24 2
Men's 4x100 m T11-13 Final 2011-01-27 2
Men's 800 m T12 Heat 1 2011-01-28 4
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T12 Heat 1 2012-09-02 3
Men's 100 m T12 Heat 3 2012-09-03 3
Men's 4x100 m T11-13 Heat 2 2012-09-05 2
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m T12 Semifinal 1 2013-07-20 10
Men's 4x100 m T11-13 Semifinal 2 2013-07-22 6
Men's 100 m T12 Semifinal 1 2013-07-24 8
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T13 Heat 3 2015-10-23 16
Men's 200 m T13 Heat 3 2015-10-25 15
Men's 4x100 m T11-13 Heat 2 2015-10-30 6