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PRADO Lucas
Sport Para athletics
NPC Brazil   
GenderMen
Age33
Place of BirthPoxoréo, BRA
Height1.74 m
Weight 67 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T11, F11
Guide
Justino Barbosa dos Santos
Further Personal Information
Marital status
Married
Family
Wife Mari
Residence
Joinville, BRA
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Portuguese
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up athletics in 2006 in Rondonopolis, Brazil.
Why this sport?
He was introduced to the sport by his friend, the Brazilian athlete Terezinha Guilhermina.
Club / Team
Instituto Superar [Overcoming Institute]: Brazil
Name of coach
Amaury Wagner Verissimo [national], BRA
Training Regime
He trains for 11 hours from Monday to Saturday.
General Interest
Most influential person in career
His grandmother. (mtaquionline.com.br, 08 Apr 2013)
Injuries
He suffered a broken foot in 2012, but managed to recover in time to compete at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (unimedparadesporto.com, 21 Mar 2015)
Impairment
He lost his sight in 2003 after he detached a retina in an accident at work. He lost 90% of the vision in one eye and later a condition called chorioretinitis affected the other. He lost his vision completely in 2006. (mtaquionline.com.br, 08 Apr 2013)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
1 2008 100m T11 11.03
1 2008 200m T11 22.48
1 2008 400m T11 50.27
  2008 4 x 100m Relay T11-13  DSQ
4 2012 200m T11 23.15
Round 1 2012 4 x 100m Relay T11-13  DSQ
2 2012 100m T11 11.25
2 2012 400m T11 51.44
Semifinal 2016 100m T11  DNS
Round 1 2016 400m T11  DNS
World Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
8 2006 100m T11 31.52
5 2006 200m T11 23.91
8 2006 400m T11  DSQ
2 2006 4 x 100m Relay T11-13 44.32
1 2011 100m T11 11.38
1 2011 400m T11 51.19
1 2011 200m T11 22.97
1 2013 200m T11 22.55
Semifinal 2013 4 x 100m Relay T11-13  DSQ
1 2013 100m T11 11.45
4 2015 100m T11  DNF