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KEB MAS Mario Gilberto
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC Mexico   
GenderMen
Age47
Place of BirthCampeche, MEX
Height1.50 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Impaired range of motion
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Further Personal Information
Family
Two children Ariadna Keb Carrera and Sebastian Keb Carrera
Residence
Mexico
Occupation
Sports Administrator
Languages
Spanish
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up powerlifting in 2000.
Senior International Debut
Year
2007
Competing for
Mexico
Location
Rio de Janeiro, BRA
General Interest
Most influential person in career
Manuel Cabanas Guerra. (Athlete, 25 Oct 2011)
Hero / Idol
Powerlifter Porfirio Francisco Arredondo Luna. (Athlete, 25 Oct 2011)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Discipline and dedication - train to win." (Athlete, 25 Oct 2011)
Awards and honours
In 2017 a sports hall in the municipality of Dzitbalche in Campeche state, Mexico, was named after him. (indecam.gob.mx, 13 Mar 2018)

He has received the Distinguished Citizen award from the council of Dzitbalche, Mexico. (Facebook profile, 15 Oct 2017)
Other sports
He has competed in Para athletics at national level in Mexico. (calkini.net, 20 Nov 2001)
Impairment
His impairment is a result of the effects of polio contracted at age two. In August 1987 he underwent eight operations so that he was able to walk with crutches. (Facebook profile, 15 Oct 2017; calkini.net, 22 Aug 2011)
Other information
OTHER ACTIVITIES
He has held several administrative positions in sport including serving as president of the Campechana Association of Wheelchair Athletes in Mexico. He has also served as a promoter for the Centre of Talent Recruitment of the municipality of Dzitbalche, Mexico. (Facebook profile, 15 Oct 2017; cronicacampeche.com, 22 Jan 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
There are no major results available for this athlete.