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Alejandra Paola Perez Lopez

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T12, F12
Guide
Markinson Manzanilla

Further personal information

Residence
Maracaibo, VEN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Spanish
Higher education
Law - Dr. Rafael Belloso University: Maracaibo, VEN

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at age 19 in Maracaibo, Venezuela.
Why this sport?
She feels free when she is running.
Name of coach
Isidro Barthelemy [national], CUB
Training Regime
She trains two days per week at the University of Zulia in Maracaibo, Venezuela.

General interest

Hobbies
Dancing, exercising. (Athlete, 24 Aug 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Qualifying for the 2020 Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 24 Aug 2021)
Hero / Idol
Venezuelan triple jumper Yulimar Rojas, Cuban Para sprinter Omara Durand. (Athlete, 24 Aug 2021)
Superstitions / Rituals / Beliefs
She prays before competitions. (Athlete, 24 Aug 2021)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"When you focus on the good, the good gets better." (Facebook profile, 30 Aug 2020)
Famous relatives
Her twin sister Linda Patricia competes in Para athletics and was selected to represent Venezuela at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Venezuelan NPC, 24 Aug 2021)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Instagram profile, 05 Apr 2021)