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Tuomas Manni

Athletics | Para Ice Hockey | Swimming


Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
T34, F34

Further personal information


Sport specific information

Club / Team
Turunseudun Kenttaurheilijat: Turku, FIN
Name of coach
Janne Keranen [club]

General interest

Sporting philosophy / motto
"Do what you love and love what you do. And never give up on the first hurdle, for everything will pass with time." (, 01 Jan 2019)
Awards and honours
He was the flag bearer for Finland at the opening ceremony of the 2018 European Championships in Berlin, Germany. (IPC, 20 Aug 2018)
Other sports
He represented Finland in wheelchair rugby at the 2017 European Championships in Koblenz, Germany. He has also competed in wheelchair basketball and Para swimming at national level in Finland. (, 31 Jan 2013;, 28 Jan 2015; SportsDeskOnline, 22 Mar 2020)
Famous relatives
His older brother Henry has represented Finland in Para athletics and won a bronze medal in the T34 100m at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. He has also competed in Para canoe sprint and won bronze in the K1 200m TA event at the 2010 World Championships in Poznan, Poland. (SportsDeskOnline, 22 Mar 2020;, 09 Sep 2012)
To compete at the Paralympic Games. (, 12 Aug 2014)
He has a degenerative condition that causes stiffness in his muscles. (, 31 Jan 2013)


Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T34 Heat 1 2015-10-23 9
Men's 800 m T34 Heat 2 2015-10-25 10
Men's 100 m T34 Heat 2 2015-10-27 12
Men's 200 m T34 Heat 1 2015-10-30 9999