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SILVA Matheus
Sport Para swimming
NPC Brazil   
GenderMen
Age25
Place of BirthTaubaté, BRA
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S9, SB9, SM9
Further Personal Information
Residence
Pindamonhangaba, BRA
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Portuguese
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age seven.
Why this sport?
The sport was recommended to him by doctors for his physical therapy.
Club / Team
Ferroviaria/Pinda: Brazil
Name of coach
Leonardo Tomasello Araujo [national], BRA
General Interest
Impairment
He was born without his left forearm. (noticias.cancaonova.com, 08 Jan 2014)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Heats 2013 50m Freestyle S9 27.44
Heats 2013 100m Breaststroke SB9 1:17.27
5 2013 4 x 100m Medley Relay 34 Points 4:23.61