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Sione Mafi Manu

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F46

Further personal information

Residence
Tonga
Occupation
Farmer
Languages
English

Sport specific information

Name of coach
Tevita Faioso Uake [personal], TGA

General interest

Hobbies
Farming. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a gold medal in the shot put and a silver medal in the discus at the 2011 Arafura Games in Darwin, NT, Australia. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)
Most influential person in career
His parents. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)
Hero / Idol
His coach Tevita Faioso Uake (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)
Impairment
His left arm was amputated above the elbow after a vehicle accident. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016; foxsportspulse.com, 05 Jun 2008)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Javelin F46 Final Round 2016-09-13 12