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ARELLANO CORRAL Alejandro Arturo
Sport Para athletics
NPC Chile   
GenderMen
Age39
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T11, F11
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Spanish
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics at the Jaguares club in Chile.
Why this sport?
He practised athletics before he began to lose his vision, and wanted to return to the sport. He was then introduced to the Jaguares athletics club, which is dedicated to training athletes with a visual impairment.
General Interest
Impairment
At age 17 he lost the vision in his right eye after sustaining a retinal detachment. Years later the vision in his left eye began to decrease due to glaucoma, and he was forced to quit his studies in computer engineering. (sudandola.com, 02 Dec 2014; deportes.terra.cl, 26 Mar 2013)

Competition Highlights (historical)
There are no major results available for this athlete.