After the bronze medal at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games, Alejandro established himself as one of the few athletes to win 2 Paralympic medals in 2 different sports disciplines.
His career as a Paralympic swimmer began in 2006. His greatest success came in Beijing 2008, where he won the bronze medal in the 100-meter breaststroke, sb8. After the second Paralympic Games, London 2012, he thought about withdrawing from him.
Alejandro started his ITU racing career in 2014 by securing a silver medal at the London ITU World Paratriathlon Event. Since then, he has gone on to a number wins and podium finishes.
- 3 times second in World Championships in 2015, 2016 and 2018
- 3rd in 2019 World Championship
- 2 times second in European Championships in 2015 and 2016
- Multiple medals in World Series and World Cups since 2014
Latest Athlete Results
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|6||24 Sep, 2023 - Open Para Triathlon Mixed Relay - 00:13:55|
|11||23 Sep, 2023 - PTS4 Men - 01:04:08|
|2||14 Jul, 2023 - PTS4 Men - 01:04:09|
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Athlete Fact Sheet
|Family Name||Sánchez Palomero|
|Para triathlon Class||PTS4|
|Para triathlon Subclass|
|Year of Birth||1986|
|Place of Birth||Salamanca|
|World Triathlon Athlete ID||83453|