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Stalin David Mosquera

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
F20

Further personal information

Residence
Chota, ECU
Languages
Spanish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up athletics in 2010.
Why this sport?
Athletics coach David Bernardo saw him carrying bags full of lemons, and believed that Mosquera's strength meant he would be suited to shot put. "I used to be in agriculture here in town and in my spare time I played football with friends."
Name of coach
German Celso Chala [national]
Training Regime
He trains at the High Performance Centre in Carpuela, Ecuador.

International debut

Year
2015
Competing for
Ecuador
Location
Quito, ECU

General interest

Hobbies
Going for walks. (Athlete, 14 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver in the F20 shot put at the 2017 World Championships in London, England. (Athlete, 14 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
His family. (Athlete, 14 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Coach David Bernardo. (Athlete, 14 Nov 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (eltelegrafo.com.ec, 23 Jul 2020)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Shot Put F20 Final Round 2016-09-10 6
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Shot Put F20 Final 1 2017-07-15 2