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ROCHA Guilherme
Sport Para cross-country
NPC Brazil   
GenderMen
Age26
Place of BirthSão Paulo, BRA
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
LW12
Further Personal Information
Family
Son Arthur
Residence
Jundiaí, BRA
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Portuguese
Higher education
Technical Studies - Tableau Jundiai College: Brazil
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2018.
Why this sport?
He discovered the sport during rehabilitation after his accident.
Name of coach
Leandro Ribela [national], BRA; Taylor Brian [national]
Training Regime
He trains up to 13 hours per week.
General Interest
Hobbies
Dancing, taking walks. (Athlete, 04 Mar 2022)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2022 Paralympic Winter Games in Beijing. (Athlete, 04 Mar 2022)
Hero / Idol
Portuguese footballer Cristiano Ronaldo. (Athlete, 04 Mar 2022)
Other sports
He has competed in Para roller skiing at national level in Brazil. (cbdn.org.br, 16 Oct 2018)
Ambitions
To earn a degree in physical education. (Athlete, 04 Mar 2022)
Impairment
He lost his left leg in an accident. (Radio Esportes Mais YouTube channel, 26 Jul 2018)
Other information
EDUCATION
He has a technical studies degree in clinical analysis. (Athlete, 04 Mar 2022)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
19 2022 18km - Sitting 55:18.9
Qualification 2022 Sprint - Sitting 2:34.19
18 2022 10km - Sitting 37:23.6
8 2022 4 x 2.5km Relay Mixed 34:10.8