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PROTONOTARIOS Loukas Ioannis
Sport Para athletics
NPC Greece   
GenderMen
Age28
Place of BirthAthens, GRE
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T36
Further Personal Information
Residence
Marathon, GRE
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
Greek
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics at age seven in Marathon, Greece.
Why this sport?
He comes from a family with sporting tradition. His mother got him involved in the sport. "And until now, it is my life."
Club / Team
Hellenic Impaired Sports Association [PASKA]: Athens, GRE
Name of coach
Georgios Toptsis, GRE, from 2011
Training Regime
He trains twice a day.
Senior International Debut
Year
2014
Competing for
Greece
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Swansea, WAL
General Interest
Hobbies
Cooking, yoga, music. (Facebook page, 21 Jul 2018; Athlete, 20 Aug 2018)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2017 World Championships in London, England. (Athlete, 20 Aug 2018)
Most influential person in career
His mother. (Athlete, 20 Aug 2018)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (Athlete, 20 Aug 2018)
Impairment
He was born with cerebral palsy. (Athlete, 20 Aug 2018)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
9 2017 200m T36 27.74
10 2017 100m T36 13.51
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
8 2014 400m T36 1:05.38
5 2014 200m T36 29.31
6 2018 100m T36 14.16
6 2018 200m T36 28.63