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DE OLIVEIRA Wescley
Sport Sitting Volleyball
NPC Brazil   
GenderMen
Age35
Height1.93 m
Weight 78 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Further Personal Information
Residence
São Gonçalo, BRA
Languages
Portuguese
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began playing sitting volleyball in 2003.
Club / Team
Clube Paraplegicos Sao Paulo [CPSP]: Brazil
Name of coach
Fernando Guimaraes [national]
General Interest
Impairment
He was hit by a van while walking on the pavement at age 16. The incident resulted in his left leg being amputated. (radioagencianacional.ebc.com.br, 14 Sep 2016; NOC Media Guide, 01 Aug 2015)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
5 2012 Team  
4 2016 Team  
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
2 2014 Team  
4 2018 Team