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RAMÍREZ Marino
Sport Para swimming
NPC Dominican Republic   
GenderMen
Age40
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S6
Further Personal Information
Languages
Spanish
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2018.
Why this sport?
He began practising the sport as a form of therapy. He later met a Para swimmer and a coach who inspired him to take up the sport seriously.
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2019 Parapan American Games in Lima, Peru. (aun-podemos-conversar.simplecast.com, 14 Jan 2020)
Impairment
In 2014 he suffered a stroke that paralysed the right side of his body and affected his speech. (aun-podemos-conversar.simplecast.com, 14 Jan 2020)

Competition Highlights (historical)
ParaPan American Games
Rank Year Event Result
8 2019 100m Backstroke S6 3:01.08
8 2019 50m Freestyle S6  DNS
8 2019 100m Freestyle S6 2:24.54