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LINARES MOLINO Carlos Alberto
Sport Shooting Para sport
NPC Spain   
GenderMen
Age40
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SH1
Further Personal Information
Residence
Jaén, ESP
Languages
Spanish
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport during a COVID-19 lockdown in 2020.
Why this sport?
"It was love at first sight."
Club / Team
Cordoba BSR: Spain
Name of coach
Miguel Navio [national]
Training Regime
He has two-hour training sessions at a shooting range twice a week.
General Interest
Ambitions
To compete at the 2024 Paralympic Games in Paris. (dxtadaptado.com, 01 Jun 2022)
Impairment
In 2007, at age 25, he lost control of his motorcycle while swerving to avoid a dog and landed on a rock, resulting in an injury to the D4 vertebra in his spine and the loss of mobility in his legs. (diariojaen.es, 20 Feb 2022)
Other information
OTHER ACTIVITIES
He is president of the Association of People with Spinal Cord Injuries and Other Physical Impairments of Jaen, Spain. (diariojaen.es, 20 Feb 2022)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Cup (Munich)
Rank Year Event Result
9 2022 P3 - 25m Pistol SH1 549
9 2022 P1 - 10m Air Pistol SH1 557