Uriel Francisco Guatibonza Jaimes

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Spanish

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
He was encouraged to take up the sport by the Colombian Army.
Club / Team
Colombian Army: Colombia

General interest

Other sports
He has competed in Para cycling and Para athletics at the Marine Corps Trials in the United States of America. (woundedwarriorregiment.org, 15 Mar 2017; dvidshub.net, 10 Mar 2017)
Impairment
In 2006 while serving in the army, he lost an eye after he was wounded by a bomb explosion. (americamilitar.com, 11 Apr 2015)