Igor Alex Tofalini (BRA)

Igor Alex Tofalini (BRA)

BRBrazil
Paracanoe
Date of birth
12 April 1983
Height
183 cm
Weight
67 kg
Residence
São Paulo, BRA
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Portuguese

Biography

General Interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Placing 12th at the 2016 World Championships in Duisburg, Germany. (Athlete, 04 Sep 2016)
Most influential person in career
Brazilian kayaker Gelson Moreira Souza. (Athlete, 04 Sep 2016)
Hero / Idol
US boxer Muhammad Ali. (Athlete, 04 Sep 2016)
Impairment
He has paraplegia as the result of a rodeo accident in 2011. (blogdochaguinhas.com.br, 29 Sep 2013)

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2013 at the IATE club in Londrina, Brazil.
Why this sport?
He liked the sport.
Club / Team
IATE Clube: Londrina, BRA
Name of coach
Thiago Pupo [national]

Results

CompetitionEventLocationDateSeasonGenderResultRankMentions
World ChampionshipsKayak single KL2 200mGermany, Duisburg19 May 20162016Men50.59714Latest resultBest result
Paralympic GamesKayak single KL2 200mBrazil, Rio de Janeiro15 September 20162016Men49.8709Latest resultBest result