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MATAMALA Marcos
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC Chile   
GenderMen
Age33
Place of BirthCuranilahue, CHI
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence
Curanilahue, CHI
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Spanish
General Interest
Injuries
In 2018 an injury in his left shoulder sidelined him for five months. (nahuelbutafm.cl, 03 Aug 2018)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"We are all needed, but no one is indispensable." (Facebook profile, 13 Sep 2017)
Other sports
He has represented the Chile national Para handball team. (donarchile.cl, 01 Mar 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (nahuelbutafm.cl, 03 Aug 2018)
Impairment
He was born with myelomeningocele, a form of spina bifida. At age 16 his right leg was amputated at the knee. (donarchile.cl, 01 Mar 2017)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
16 2017 107kg 127.0