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VILDOSOLA Isidro
Sport Para athletics
NPC Philippines   
GenderMen
Age44
Place of BirthCotabato, PHI
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T46
Further Personal Information
Residence
Cotabato, PHI
Occupation
Athlete
Higher education
University of Southern Mindanao: Philippines
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up para-athletics in 2005.
Why this sport?
"I tried volleyball, basketball and even taekwondo but I failed in all of them. But then I found running, where I excelled."
Club / Team
Wetshop Para-Tri Team: Philippines
General Interest
Nicknames
Sid (running.journeyjames.com, 11 Sep 2011)
Other sports
He competes in national able-bodied triathlon events. (alaskamilk.com, 16 Aug 2012)
Impairment
At age 14 he rescued his cousin from being seriously hurt in a rice mill but got his right arm caught in a threshing machine by doing so. "I tried to stand up but I saw my bones crushed, I saw my joints. It happened around 19:00 but I had to wait until 21:00 before I was taken to hospital. I was operated on at 04:00 the next day. I was almost dead. They had no choice but to amputate my arm." (inquirer.net, 08 Jul 2012)
Other information
TRIATHLETE
He is part of the Wetshop Para Tri Team that competes in able-bodied triathlon competitions along with two other athletes with an impairment. Vildosola does the running leg while Arnel Aba swims, and Godfrey Taberna cycles. Aba is an above knee amputee and Taberna has a clubbed foot. (inquirer.net, 08 Jul 2012)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Round 1 2012 1500m T46 4:30.42
Marathon World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
11 2015 Marathon T45/46 3:20:04
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
8 2014 1500m T46 4:52.47
Heats 2014 800m T36/46 2:25.55