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MANOSALVA Charles
Sport Para athletics
NPC Chile   
GenderMen
Age34
Place of BirthTemuco, CHI
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Spanish
Higher education
Engineering Management - Autonomous University of Chile: Temuco, CHI
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up athletics in 1999 and para-athletics in 2008.
Why this sport?
He was involved in athletics prior to his injury, so returning to sport was a natural progression.
General Interest
Impairment
In April 1992 he injured himself in a pole vaulting competition, falling outside the padded protection area. He lost consciousness for five days and sustained a fractured spine. (charlesmanosalva.com, 28 Mar 2013)

Competition Highlights (historical)
There are no major results available for this athlete.