Ademir Ribeiro Pereira, 45 years old, worked in industrial mechanic area. Now he is retired. He was a victim of a shot in 1991 at Interlagos – Sao Paulo.
While doing rehab at AACD he had contact with “Sport Club for Overcoming” where he began swimming.
He took part in the sailing adapted project, which after several difficulties was
recognized as Paralympic Sport.
He trains in Brasil Central Bank Employees Club at Guarapiranga dam and
practices swimming at Banespa Club. He is Brazilian and São Paulo champion
in “Sonar class”.
He studies Electrical Engineering at UniSantana College, in a scholarship
program as athlete.
He attends English and Spanish Courses at Open Door Institute and works as a