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GUERRERO SANCHEZ Andy Emanuel
Sport Para swimming
NPC Mexico   
GenderMen
Age18
Place of BirthVillahermosa, MEX
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S13, SB13, SM13
Further Personal Information
Residence
Cancún, MEX
Occupation
Student
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age 10.
Why this sport?
He took up the sport to lose weight. A coach spotted his talent and enrolled him in national competitions.
Name of coach
Lluvia Garces [national]; Mariel Alarcon [personal]
General Interest
Hobbies
Playing the guitar. (quintafuerza.mx, 31 Aug 2018)
Awards and honours
In 2016 and 2018 he received the Municipal Award for Sports Merit in Benito Juarez, Mexico. (lapalabradelcaribe.com, 13 Nov 2018; quintanaroohoy.com, 28 Feb 2017)

In 2015 and 2017 he received the Sports Award from the state of Quintana Roo in Mexico. (larevista.com.mx, 20 Nov 2017; quintanaroohoy.com, 28 Feb 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (quintanaroohoy.com, 28 Feb 2017)
Impairment
He was born prematurely and with a vision impairment. His left eye has only 20% of functional tissue, while his right eye is smaller and does not perceive any light. He was later diagnosed with Asperger syndrome. (tabascohoy.com, 27 Jul 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
ParaPan American Games
Rank Year Event Result
9 2019 100m Freestyle S13 1:06.48
3 2019 100m Backstroke S13 1:18.34
  2019 50m Freestyle S13  DNS
  2019 400m Freestyle S13  DNS