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RIO Cedric
Sport Shooting Para sport
NPC France   
GenderMen
Age38
Place of BirthUckange, FRA
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Classification
SH2
Further Personal Information
Languages
French
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up shooting in 2000 and began competing in 2002.
Why this sport?
After practising basketball for several years, he found he enjoyed shooting and quickly developed a passion for it.
Senior International Debut
Year
2005
Competing for
France
Location
Padua, ITA
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the Paralympic Games in 2008 and 2012. (tir-sportif-libourne.fr, 2016)
Most influential person in career
His father George. (france-paralympique.fr, 01 Aug 2008)
Impairment
He has paraplegia. (france-paralympique.fr, 01 Aug 2008)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
17 2008 Air Rifle Prone SH2 596
17 2008 Air Rifle Standing SH2 590
20 2012 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2 598
18 2012 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2 596
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
24 2010 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2  
27 2010 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2