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Markus Rehm

Markus Rehm

Track and Field

Only I set my limits!

Markus Rehm

German athlete Markus Rehm jumped a world record breaking 7,95 meters in the long jump event at the IPC Athletics World Championships in 2013. Having lost his leg below the knee following a wakeboarding accident at the age of 14, Markus began competing in track and field in 2008. In addition to being a world class athlete, Markus is also a practicing prosthetist in Germany. 

Facts

Nationality

German

Amputation

Below the Knee

Competitive Class

T44

Main Events

Long jump