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MISASI Biondi
Sport Para athletics, Para swimming
NPC Suriname   
GenderMen
Age31
Place of BirthParamaribo, SUR
Height1.69 m
Weight 67 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T12, F12
Further Personal Information
Residence
Paramaribo, SUR
Occupation
Maintenance Worker
Languages
Dutch, English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2004 in Paramaribo, Suriname.
Why this sport?
"I loved to run."
Name of coach
Eduard Held [national], SUR
General Interest
Hobbies
Singing. (Athlete, 08 Sep 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in the T13 long jump at the Brazilian open championships in Sao Paulo. (Athlete, 08 Sep 2016)
Most influential person in career
Coach Eduard Held. (Athlete, 08 Sep 2016)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (Athlete, 08 Sep 2016)
Injuries
In 2016 he was sidelined for six months due to a knee injury. (Athlete, 08 Sep 2016)

He sustained an injury while competing at the 2015 Parapan American Games in Toronto, ON, Canada. (paralympic.org, 08 May 2016)
Awards and honours
He was Suriname's flag bearer at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (myinfo.rio2016.com, 06 Sep 2016)

He was named the 2015 Para-Athlete of the Year by the Association of Sports Journalists of Suriname. (qn-sports.com, 24 Dec 2015)
Impairment
He has a degenerative visual impairment. (Athlete, 08 Sep 2016)
Other information
SOLE LONDON REPRESENTATIVE
He was Suriname's only competitor at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (starnieuws.com, 22 Aug 2012)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games - Para athletics
Rank Year Event Result
13 2008 100m T13 11.87
1st Round 2012 100m T13 11.92
7 2012 Long Jump F13 6.06
12 2016 Long Jump T12 6.25
Heats 2016 100m T12 11.56