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Wilson Bii

Athletics
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T11, F11

Further personal information

Languages
English, Swahili

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 2015 in Kericho, Kenya.

General interest

Hobbies
Singing. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a bronze medal in the T11 5000m at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Kenyan long-distance runner Eliud Kipchoge, Kenyan steeplechase runner Ezekiel Kemboi. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Injuries
He sustained a tendon injury while competing at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (Athlete, 08 Sep 2016)
Awards and honours
In 2008 he won the Best Overall Male award at the Kenyan Annual National Games and Sports for Special Schools. (flickr.com, 2012)
Impairment
His vision impairment is the result of a road accident. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 5000 m T11 Final Round 2012-09-07 9999
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 5000 m T11 Final Round 2016-09-08 3
Men's 1500 m T11 Heat 3 2016-09-11 1
Men's 1500 m T11 Final Round 2016-09-13 4
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 5000 m T11 Final 1 2017-07-15 9999