Antonella Dana Urso
Type of Impairment
Further personal information
Santiago del Estero, ARG
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up athletics at age 15 in Tintina, Argentina.
Why this sport?
Her physical education teachers encouraged her to try the sport.
Name of coach
Javier Alvarez [national]
She trains at the High Performance Centre [CeNARD] in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2015 Parapan American Games in Toronto, ON, Canada. (nuevodiarioweb.com.ar, 04 Jul 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Everything is possible in life, your strength does not come from your physical ability but from your will." (nuevodiarioweb.com.ar, 15 Apr 2015)
Awards and honours
She received an official plaque in recognition for her promotion of the city of Tintina, Argentina through her participation at the 2015 Parapan American Games in Toronto, ON, Canada. (nuevodiarioweb.com.ar, 28 Sep 2015)
She was born without an arm. (nuevodiarioweb.com.ar, 15 Apr 2015)