Mauro Máximo de Jesús

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Mauro Máximo de Jesús
Medal record
Competitor for  Mexico
Paralympic athletics
Silver 2012 London Shot Putt – F52/53
Gold 2008 Beijing Shot Putt – F53/54
Gold 2004 Athens Shot Putt – F53
Silver 2000 Sydney Shot Putt – F53
Silver 2000 Sydney Javelin Throw – F53
Bronze 1996 Atlanta Shot Putt – F52

Mauro Máximo de Jesús is a Paralympian athlete from Mexico competing mainly in category F53 throwing events.[1]


He competed in all three F52 throws at the 1996 Summer Paralympics in Atlanta, United States winning a bronze medal in the shot putt. In Sydney, Australia in 2004 Summer Paralympics he won two silvers in the F53 shot putt and javelin. In 2004 he improved his shot putt to win the gold medal in the F53 class but this time failed to medal in either the F52-53 javelin or F53 discus. In 2008 Summer Paralympics he defended his shot putt gold medal in the F53/54 class but again failed to medal in the F53/54 javelin. In the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London, United Kingdom, he won the silver medal in the shot putt in the F52/53 category.


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