Edgar Navarro

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Edgar Navarro
Medal record
Paralympic athletics
Representing  Mexico
Paralympic Games
Gold medal – first place 2004 Athens 200 metres - T51
Bronze medal – third place 2004 Athens Marathon - T51
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 2002 Lille 400m T51
Gold medal – first place 2011 Christchurch 100m T51
Gold medal – first place 2011 Christchurch 200m T51
Gold medal – first place 2013 Lyon 200m T51
Bronze medal – third place 1998 Birmingham 100m T51

Edgar Navarro is a Paralympic athlete from Mexico competing mainly in category T51 wheelchair racing events.

Navarro has competed in four Paralympics across two sports. His first sport was athletics where he competed in the 2000 Summer Paralympics as a T51 athlete in 200m, 400m and 800m. In 2004 he won the 200m and a bronze medal in the marathon before in 2008 moving to cycling where he competed in the individual time trial for hand cycles class A.[1] In 2012 he appeared in his fourth Paralympics where he finished fourth in the T51 100m sprint at London.

Four years later he eared two medals in Rio 2016: One silver in 400 meters and one bronze in 100 meters.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ profile on paralympic.org
  2. ^ "¡Segunda medalla de Navarro!". Sportpsedia.com.mx. Sportpsedia México. Retrieved 19 September 2016.