Sixto Roman Moreta Criollo
Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2013.
Why this sport?
"All my family like sports and I have always liked running, so when I found that I could compete I had no doubts. I started in road races until coach Patricio Villacorte saw my potential in 2014 and I started to compete on the track."
He trains every day from 08:00 to 11:00 and from 16:30 to 18:00.
Listening to music, watching TV series, going for walks. (Athlete, 14 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Claiming two medals at the 2019 Parapan American Games in Lima, Peru. (Athlete, 14 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
His family. (Athlete, 14 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Kenyan distance runner Eliud Kipchoge, US distance runner Galen Rupp. (Athlete, 14 Nov 2019)
In 2019 an injury kept him off the track for two months. (El Comercio Ecuador, 26 May 2019)
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (lahora.com.ec, 17 Aug 2019)
|Men's 1500 m T13||Final 1||2017-07-19||10|