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VICTOR Scody
Sport Para swimming
NPC Mauritius   
GenderMen
Age33
Place of BirthPamplemousses, MRI
Height1.73 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S9, SB8, SM9
Further Personal Information
Family
Wife Jemmysen, daughter Shanel
Residence
Rose Hill, MRI
Languages
Creole, French
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming in 2005 in Port Louis, Mauritius.
Why this sport?
He comes from a sporty family, and tried football before settling on swimming.
Senior International Debut
Year
2010
Competing for
Mauritius
Tournament
Commonwealth Games
Location
New Delhi, IND
General Interest
Nicknames
Cody (Athlete, 21 Sep 2010)
Hero / Idol
French swimmer Florent Manaudou. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Always be a winner." (Athlete, 21 Sep 2010)
Awards and honours
He was flag bearer for Mauritius at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (myinfo.rio2016.com, 06 Sep 2016)
Impairment
He lost his left foot at age 11. "I hurt myself while riding a scooter. Then I discovered that I had knee cancer. We had to amputate." (lexpress.mu, 28 Jul 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Heat 2012 50m Freestyle S9 34.26
Heats 2016 100m Freestyle S9 1:15.15
World Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Heats 2015 100m Freestyle S9 1:16.17
Heats 2015 50m Freestyle S9 33.31
Heats 2019 100m Freestyle S9 1:14.05
Heats 2019 50m Freestyle S9 32.39
Commonwealth Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Heat 2010 50m Freestyle S9 34.86
Heat 2010 100m Freestyle S10 1:21.66
5 2014 100m Freestyle S9 1:18.89