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EKHOLM Andrej
Sport Para athletics
NPC Sweden   
GenderMen
Age33
Place of BirthDaugavpils, URS
Height1.74 m
Weight 70 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Classification
T45
Further Personal Information
Residence
Stockholm, SWE
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up athletics while he was at high school.
Why this sport?
His gym teacher suggested he try sprinting after noticing how fast he was when playing football.
Club / Team
Huddinge AIS: Sweden
Name of coach
Magnus Olsson [national], Uffe Nilsson [strength and conditioning], Michael Wirstedt
General Interest
Hobbies
Music, tennis, athletics. (andrejekholm.se, 28 Jun 2012)
Injuries
A problem with his Achilles tendon forced him to miss training during May and June of 2012. (andrejekholm.se, 09 Jun 2012)
Other information
LATVIA TO SWEDEN
At age three his family moved to Sweden from Latvia. (andrejekholm.se, 28 Jun 2012)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Semifinal 2013 100m T46 11.54