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Rodrigo Jesus Aguila Lara

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T11, F11
Guide
Javier Carrillo Lopez

Further personal information

Languages
Spanish

Sport specific information

Name of coach
Miguel Aguilar Cardenas [personal]
Training Regime
He trains at the Salvador Alvarado Stadium in Merida, Mexico.

General interest

Hobbies
Supporting Mexican football club Guadalajara. (Facebook page, 15 Aug 2018)
Awards and honours
He received the 2018 Sports Merit Award from the Yucatan State Government in Mexico. He received the same award but in the Best Paralympic Team category in 2016 as a member of the 4x100m and 4x200m Yucatan State relay teams. (mipuntofevista.com.mx, 11 Jan 2019; Facebook page, 15 Aug 2018)
Impairment
He was born with retinopathy after being born prematurely. The illness meant he was completely blind at age three months. (Facebook page, 15 Aug 2018)
Other information
FUTURE PLANS
He has ambitions to study communications and would like pursue a career as a sports reporter. (Facebook page, 15 Aug 2018)