JACQUES Yeltsin

21 Sep 1991
29
Male
T11
CAMPO GRANDE
 
Brazil
CAMPO GRANDE
 
Brazil

Events and Medals

Discipline Event Rank Medal
ATH Athletics Men's 1500m - T11 1 Gold Medal
Men's 5000m - T11 1 Gold Medal
Men's Marathon - T12 DNF

Records

Record Event Mark Date Location
WR Men's 1500m - T11 Final 3:57.60 31 August, 2021 Tokyo (JPN)
PR Men's 1500m - T11 Final 3:57.60 31 August, 2021 Tokyo (JPN)

Schedule

Change
Start Time Location Event Status
Olympic Stadium - Track
Finished
Olympic Stadium - Track
Finished
Olympic Stadium - Track
Finished
Olympic Stadium
Finished

Biographical Information

Highlights

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RankEventYearLocationResult
Paralympic Games
55000m - T132016Rio de Janeiro, BRA15:02.13
111500m - T132016Rio de Janeiro, BRA3:58.92
World Championships
2Men's 1500m T122013Lyon, FRA4:03.52
3Men's 800m T122013Lyon, FRA1:56.59
51500m - T132015Doha, QAT3:58.01
65000m - T132015Doha, QAT15:49.29
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Athlete
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Physical Education - Estacio de Sa University, Brazil
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Wife Janayna
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English, Portuguese
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Associacao Desportiva para Deficientes [ADD] [Sao Paulo, BRA]
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2013 for Brazil, World Championships in Lyon, France (Athlete, 23 Oct 2015)
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In 2016 he contracted mumps and sustained an injury which prevented him from training for four months. He returned to competition at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (O Estado, 16 Jul 2021)
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He took up Para athletics at age 16 in Campo Grande, Brazil. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2015; NPC Media Guide, 15 Aug 2015)
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He practised Para judo before switching to Para athletics. "I started running with a friend who was blind and liked to run as preparation for judo. But I fell in love, dropped judo and began Para athletics." (O Estado, 16 Jul 2021)
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To win gold at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (O Estado, 16 Jul 2021)
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Brazilian marathon runner Vanderlei Cordeiro de Lima. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2015)
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His mother. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2015)
Legend
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Gold Medal
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Gold Medal Event
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Silver Medal Event
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Bronze Medal Event
DNF:
Did not finish
PR:
Paralympic Record
WR:
World Record
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