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Yollotl Juan Humberto Aranda Alvarez

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S10, SB9, SM10

Further personal information

Residence
León, MEX
Languages
Spanish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age three, and started training in the sport at age six.
Why this sport?
He took up the sport as a form of therapy. He was inspired to aim for the Paralympic Games by the performances of US swimmer Michael Phelps.
Club / Team
Mexican Institute of Social Security [IMSS]: León, MEX
Name of coach
Carlos Hernandez Arteaga [club], MEX

General interest

Nicknames
Yol (zonafranca.mx, 05 Jun 2014)
Awards and honours
In 2014 he received the Guanajuato State Sports Award in Mexico. (asisucedegto.mx, 22 Sep 2016)
Ambitions
To compete at the Paralympic Games. (boletines.guanajuato.gob.mx, 29 Dec 2017)
Impairment
He was a premature baby and was born with a form of cerebral palsy. He also has a vision impairment. (chavapalacios.com, 03 Sep 2019)