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DIAZ Luis
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC Venezuela   
GenderMen
Age59
Height1.52 m
Weight 49 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence
Barquisimeto, VEN
Languages
Spanish
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began powerlifting in 1993 in Barquisimeto, Venezuela.
Why this sport?
A friend took him to a club to try the sport.
Club / Team
Club Fenix: Caracas, VEN
Name of coach
Yvan Sequera; Jorge Veliz
General Interest
Nicknames
Microman [given to him at a competition in 1995 in Maracay, Venezuela]. (Athlete, 03 Jun 2019)
Hobbies
Meeting new people. (Athlete, 03 Jun 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach and physiotherapist Emilio Sequera. (Athlete, 03 Jun 2019)
Hero / Idol
His father Gerardo Diaz. (Athlete, 03 Jun 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the Parapan American Games. (Athlete, 03 Jun 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
10 1996 48kg 112.5
  2000 48kg  NoM
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
9 1998 48kg 112.5
13 2006 48kg 110.0
12 2010 48kg 110.0
ParaPan American Games
Rank Year Event Result
4 2019 49kg 111