Aleko Gitolendia is a disabled pool and open water swimmer from Georgia. He worked in the Georgian Army where he injured both legs that were later amputated above the knee. He studied at Tbilisi State University and lives in Tbilisi, Georgia.
Open Water Swimming
Aleko Gitolendia was inspired by fellow double amputee Corporal Temur Dadiani who set a world record for push-ups in Georgia.