VICTOR Scody < Back  
Sport Para Swimming
CGA Mauritius   
Gender Men
Born 15 Jun 1989 in Pamplemousses, MRI
Height1.73 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment Acquired
Classification S9, SB8, SM9
Further Personal Information
Family Wife Jemmysen, daughter Shanel
Residence Rose Hill, MRI
Languages Creole, French
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? He began swimming in 2005 in Port Louis, Mauritius.
Why this sport? He comes from a sporty family, and tried football before settling on swimming.
International Debut
Year 2010
Competing for Mauritius
Tournament Commonwealth Games
Location New Delhi, IND
General Interest
Nicknames Cody (Athlete, 21 Sep 2010)
Hero / Idol French swimmer Florent Manaudou. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)
Sporting philosophy / motto "Always be a winner." (Athlete, 21 Sep 2010)
Awards and honours He was flag bearer for Mauritius at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (myinfo.rio2016.com, 06 Sep 2016)
Impairment He lost his left foot at age 11. "I hurt myself while riding a scooter. Then I discovered that I had knee cancer. We had to amputate." (lexpress.mu, 28 Jul 2019)