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Edgar Laforest

Volleyball

Edgar Laforest

Height: 6-1
Weight: 200
Hometown:: San Juan, Puerto Rico
Birth Date: 1967
College/Major/Grad Year:  University of Puerto Rico

Most Notable

  • Has medaled at the Parapan American Games three times (1 gold, 2x silver)

MAJOR INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION:
2011 - Parapan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico (silver)... Competed in May with the U.S. Men’s Sitting Team in the Sarajevo Open in Bosnia-Herzegovina.
2010 - Sitting World Championships (10th place).WOVD World Cup in Port Said, Egypt (Fifth Place).
2009 - Parapan American Championship in Montreal, Canada (Gold Medal).
2007 - Parapan American Games in Rio de Janeiro (Silver Medal).
2006 - Sitting Volleyball World Championships, Roermond, The Netherlands.

Did You Know

  • Graduated from the University of Puerto Rico with a degree in biology 
  • Says the craziest thing he has ever done was swimming with sharks
  • He married Frances Principe and they have three daughters, Kiara, Eileen, and Keymarie.

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