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Anais Mendez

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
F20

Further personal information

Languages
Spanish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at age 15.

General interest

Hobbies
Dancing. (Athlete, 14 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2019 Parapan American Games in Lima, Peru. (Athlete, 14 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
Her family. (Athlete, 14 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Coach David Bernardo. (Athlete, 14 Nov 2019)
Famous relatives
Her sister Poleth has represented Ecuador in Para athletics. She competed at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, and won gold in the F20 shot put at the 2019 Parapan American Games in Lima, Peru. (SportsDeskOnline, 26 Nov 2019; ecuavisa.com, 25 Aug 2019)