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Sergio Salvador Martos Minguet

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S8, SB8, SM8

Further personal information

Residence
Valencia, ESP
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
English, Spanish
Higher education
Electrical Engineering - Polytechnic University of Valencia: Spain

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age one in Valencia, Spain.
Why this sport?
He took up the sport as a form of therapy.
Club / Team
CD Aquatic Campanar [ESP] / RCN Delfin [ESP]:

International debut

Year
2017
Competing for
Spain
Location
Berlin, GER

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (proyectofer.es, 08 Sep 2021)
Most influential person in career
Coach David Roman. (Athlete, 15 Aug 2018)
Hero / Idol
Spanish Para swimmer Maria Delgado. (Athlete, 15 Aug 2018)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Every end is a new beginning." (Instagram profile, 13 Feb 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2022 World Championships in Madeira, Portugal, and the 2024 Paralympic Games in Paris. (proyectofer.es, 08 Sep 2021)
Impairment
An issue at birth caused brachial paralysis that affects his left arm. (proyectofer.es, 17 Jul 2018)