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OTTOSSON Andreas
Sport Para athletics
NPC Sweden   
GenderMen
Age33
Place of BirthVärnamo, SWE
Height1.65 m
Weight 65 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T54
Further Personal Information
Residence
Värnamo, SWE
Languages
Swedish, English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age 10 in Sweden in 2000.
Why this sport?
He says he "thought it looked fun".
Club / Team
KA2IF: Karlskrona, SWE
Name of coach
Kennet Fröjd
Coach from which country?
Sweden
Coach from what year?
2005
Senior International Debut
Year
2002
Competing for
Sweden
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Netherlands
General Interest
Hobbies
Hunting. (Athlete, 16 Dec 2010)
Hero / Idol
Sweden's 100m European hurdles champion Susanna Kallur and Jamaica's multiple world and Olympic champion sprinter Usain Bolt. (Athlete, 16 Dec 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Everything or nothing." (Athlete, 16 Dec 2010)
Ambitions
To be the best he can be. (Athlete, 16 Dec 2010)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He is a welder. (Athlete, 16 Dec 2010)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
1st Round 2006 100m T54 16.25
1st Round 2006 200m T54 28.02
14 2011 100m T54 15.32
19 2011 200m T54 27.57