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ATANGANA Guillaume Junior
Sport Para athletics
NPC Cameroon   
GenderMen
Age22
Height1.75 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T11, F11
Guide
Frederick Fouda Nsoe
Further Personal Information
Residence
Yaoundé, CMR
Occupation
Student
Languages
French
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2015 at age 16 in Yaounde, Cameroon.
Why this sport?
He was scouted by coach Frederick Fouda Nsoe at a sports tournament where he placed fifth in a sprint event.
Club / Team
Rouffignac: Yaoundé, CMR
Name of coach
Jean Claude Atchom [national]
General Interest
Nicknames
La Fleche [The Arrow] (Athlete, 20 Aug 2021)
Hobbies
Listening to music. (Athlete, 20 Aug 2021)
Most influential person in career
His brother. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (Athlete, 20 Aug 2021)
Injuries
He has experienced repetitive bouts of periostitis [inflammation of the connective tissue that surrounds bone]. (Athlete, 20 Aug 2021)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. He also aspires to work as a journalist. (nyanga.cm, 31 Aug 2020)
Impairment
His impairment is the result of a disease he acquired at age six. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019; camerounsports.info, 05 May 2020)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
4 2021 400m T11 52.17
9 2021 100m T11 11.52