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Alissa Jordaan

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
T47

Further personal information

Residence
Australia
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Afrikaans, English

Sport specific information

Club / Team
New South Wales Institute of Sport [NSWIS]: Sydney, NSW, AUS
Name of coach
Iryna Dvoskina; Sebastian Kuzminski

General interest

Most influential person in career
Australian wheelchair racer Kurt Fearnley. (commonwealthgames.com.au, 02 Aug 2021)
Awards and honours
In 2019 she was one of five Australian Para athletes from the state of New South Wales to be the first recipients of the Kurt Fearnley Scholarships, which include financial support and personal mentoring from Fearnley. (commonwealthgames.com.au, 05 Apr 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (commonwealthgames.com.au, 02 Aug 2021)
Impairment
She is missing her right arm below the elbow. (commonwealthgames.com.au, 02 Aug 2021)