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FERNANDEZ ANGELES Jesus Yermain
Sport Para dance sport
NPC Mexico   
GenderMen
Age25
Place of BirthMexico City, MEX
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
L&F2, SD2
Further Personal Information
Family
Daughter Yenedhi
Residence
Ecatepec de Morelos, MEX
Languages
Spanish
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para dance sport in 2009/10.
Why this sport?
He was invited to train in Para dance sport by coach Sonia Mendoza Bernal. "For me, dancing is a lifestyle. It's something that I never want to finish. Being in this environment, with other competitors, is an experience that completely changed my life. I think dancing connected me with society. With dancing I put aside my impairment, now I am more social, everything changed."
Club / Team
Mexico State: Mexico
Name of coach
Sonia Mendoza Bernal [national]
Training Regime
He trains up to six hours a day at the Mexican Paralympic Centre [CEPAMEX] in Mexico City.
General Interest
Nicknames
The King (Facebook profile, 22 May 2018)
Hobbies
Music, watching films, spending time with his family. (hojaderutadigital.mx, 14 Nov 2018; deporte.gob.mx, 01 Jan 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Dancing is done not only with the feet, but with the heart." (mugsnoticias.com.mx, 03 Oct 2017)
Awards and honours
In 2018 he was the recipient of the Mexico State's Sports Award in Mexico. (seunonoticias.mx, 26 Oct 2018)
Impairment
He was born with congenital arthrogryposis. (datanoticias.com, 25 Apr 2019)
Other information
OTHER ROLES
He performs in a hip hop band in Ecatepec, Mexico. (hojaderutadigital.mx, 14 Nov 2018)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
4 2015 C2/5D Combi Freestyle  
5 2017 C2/5D Combi Latin  
2 2017 C2/5D Duo Latin  
3 2017 C2 Single  
5 2017 C2/5D Combi Freestyle 22.395
1 2017 C2 Single Freestyle 25.877
14 2019 C2/5D Duo Latin  
18 2019 C2/5D Duo Standard