Victor del Burgo Colino
Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Athlete, Coach, Student
Sports Science - Technical University of Madrid: Spain
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up athletics at age six in Mostoles, Spain.
Why this sport?
He got involved in the sport by chance.
Club / Team
Deporte para DCA: Madrid, ESP
Memorable sporting achievement
Qualifying for the 2017 World Championships. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Most influential person in career
Coach Juan Manuel Alcalde. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Hero / Idol
Czech javelin thrower Jan Zelezny. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Enjoy what you do." (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
He was hit in the head by an accidental gunshot in 2010. His injuries resulted in paralysis on the left side of his body. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017; thewangconnection.com, 23 Mar 2014)
|Men's Javelin F37/38||Final 1||2013-07-23||12|
|Men's Javelin F37||Final 1||2017-07-19||7|