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Alexandra Dimoglou

Athletics
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T13

Further personal information

Residence
Kavala, GRE
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Greek, English
Higher education
Economics - University of Macedonia: Thessaloniki, GRE

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport in 1993 in Kavala, Greece.
Why this sport?
"My father was an athlete and he took me to compete."
Club / Team
Iris Kavala: Greece
Name of coach
Katerina Drakou [club]
Coach from what year?
1993

International debut

Year
1995
Competing for
Greece

General interest

Hobbies
Music, movies, travel. (Athlete, 29 Jan 2011)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a silver medal in the 400m and bronze medals in the 100m and 200m at the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing. (Athlete, 30 Aug 2012)
Most influential person in career
Her sister. (Athlete, 30 Aug 2012)
Hero / Idol
Greek Olympian Voula Patoulidou. (Athlete, 29 Jan 2011)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"To live every moment, to dream, to smile." (Athlete, 30 Aug 2012)
Awards and honours
She was named Best Athlete of the Year by the Panhellenic Association of Sports Editors in 2008. (karadassiou.com, 17 Dec 2008)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships Assen 2006 (Assen, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m T13 Heat 1 1
Women's Long Jump F13 Final Round 3
Women's 200 m T13 Final Round 4
Women's 200 m T13 Heat 2 1
Women's 100 m T13 Final Round 4
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 400 m T13 Final Round 2
Women's 400 m T13 Heat 2 1
Women's 200 m T13 Final Round 3
Women's 200 m T13 Heat 1 3
Women's 100 m T13 Final Round 3
Women's 100 m T13 Heat 2 2
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m T13 Final 2011-01-22 4
Women's 200 m T13 Final 2011-01-26 4
Women's 400 m T13 Final 2011-01-29 9999
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 400 m T13 Final Round 2012-09-03 3
Women's 100 m T13 Heat 1 2012-09-05 2
Women's 100 m T13 Final Round 2012-09-06 4