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Scody Victor

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S9, SB8, SM9

Further personal information

Family
Wife Jemmysen, daughter Shanel
Residence
Rose Hill, MRI
Languages
Creole, French

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming in 2005 in Port Louis, Mauritius.
Why this sport?
He comes from a sporty family, and tried football before settling on swimming.

International debut

Year
2010
Competing for
Mauritius
Tournament
Commonwealth Games
Location
New Delhi, IND

General interest

Nicknames
Cody (Athlete, 21 Sep 2010)
Hero / Idol
French swimmer Florent Manaudou. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Always be a winner." (Athlete, 21 Sep 2010)
Awards and honours
He was flag bearer for Mauritius at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (myinfo.rio2016.com, 06 Sep 2016)
Impairment
He lost his left foot at age 11. "I hurt myself while riding a scooter. Then I discovered that I had knee cancer. We had to amputate." (lexpress.mu, 28 Jul 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Freestyle S9 Heat 1 2012-09-05 5
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Freestyle S9 Heat 1 2015-07-14 18
Men's 50 m Freestyle S9 Intermediate Time 2015-07-14 1
Men's 50 m Freestyle S9 Heat 2 2015-07-16 20
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Freestyle S9 Heat 2 2016-09-12 7