Judo: Borges and Mederos return from retirement and want to reach the Paralympic Games in Paris
Borges, competed representing Uruguay in the category of less than 60 kilograms (blind) in four Olympic Games: Athens 2004 (seventh and diploma), Beijing 2008 (ninth), Rio de Janeiro 2016 (fifth and diploma) and now Tokyo 2020 (eleventh).
In addition, he is the current two-time champion of the Para-Pan American Games (Toronto 2015 and Lima 2019), adding to his record the silver medal in the edition of Rio de Janeiro 2007.
Mariana Mederos, on the other hand, participated in the search for the classification to Tokyo in the category of less than 70 kilograms in low vision and was close to reaching her quota.
In his history he has been a silver medalist at the Pan American In Montreal in 2020.