Alva Yovadina Puac

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
T54

Further personal information

Residence
Guatemala City, GUA
Occupation
Student
Languages
Spanish
Higher education
Psychology - University of San Carlos: Guatemala

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 1992 in Guatemala.
Why this sport?
She enjoys it and it fulfils her as a person.
Club / Team
Guatemalan Association for the Rehabilitation of the Disabled [AGREL]: Guatemala
Name of coach
Luis Alvarez
Coach from which country?
Guatemala
Coach from what year?
2011

International debut

Year
2000
Competing for
Guatemala
Tournament
National Championships
Location
Guatemala

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2005 Central American Championships in San Jose, Costa Rica. (Athlete, 02 Nov 2011)
Most influential person in career
Her aunt and wheelchair basketball player Marilinda Gomez. (Athlete, 02 Nov 2011)
Hero / Idol
Jesus Christ. (Athlete, 02 Nov 2011)
Injuries
She had tendinitis in her right arm for six months. (Athlete, 02 Nov 2011)
Ambitions
To compete in the US and to finish her psychology degree. (Athlete, 02 Nov 2011)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Athens 2004 Paralympic Games (Athens, Greece)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m T54 Heat 1 5