Lucas Nicolas DIAZ (ARG)

ARArgentina
Age:
41 years
Languages:
Spanish
Federation:
FEDERACIÓN ARGENTINA DE CANOAS
Lucas Nicolas DIAZ

Biography

Further Personal Information

BIOGRAPHY
Classification
KL1

Origin of Impairment
Acquired (informe.com, 16 Jun 2016)

Impairment Details
A motorcycle accident at age 19 resulted in paraplegia. (informe.com, 16 Jun 2016)

General
OCCUPATION
He works as a director of inclusion policies for people with impairments for the city of Olavarria, Argentina. (elpopular.com.ar, 12 May 2017)

PLACE OF RESIDENCE
Olavarria
OCCUPATION
Public Servant
WHEN/WHERE DID YOU START CANOEING/ KAYAKING?
He took up the sport in 2014.
REASON FOR TAKING UP THE SPORT
He was inspired by Brazilian paddler Fernando Fernandes De Padua.
CLUB
Club Atletico Estudiantes [Olavarria, ARG]
NAME OF COACH
Alejandro Druziuk [national]
TRAINING REGIME
He trains six days a week
HERO/IDOL
Brazilian paddler Fernando Fernandes De Padua.
SPORTING PHILOSOPHY/ MOTTO
"Life puts obstacles on you, but the limits are put on by you."
OTHER INFORMATION
RankEventYearLocationResult
World Championships
4KL12015Milan, ITA53.293
7K1 200m A2014Moscow, RUS54.267
11KL12016Duisburg, GER54.679