Artimiza Helena Gomes Sequeira

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
F42

Further personal information

Family
Daughter Vanessa
Residence
Lisbon, POR

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began competing in 2003.
Why this sport?
She was encouraged by the Secretary-General of the Cape Verde Federation of Persons with Disabilities.

General interest

Impairment
She developed polio at age two. (expressodasilhas.sapo.cv, 29 Mar 2010)
Other information
GOING SOLO
She was Cape Verde's only representative at the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing. (Beijing 2008 Entries, 21 Apr 2010)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Athens 2004 Paralympic Games (Athens, Greece)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Shot Put F42-46 Final Round 15
Women's Discus Throw F42-46 Final Round 13
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Shot Put F42-46 Final Round 9
Women's Discus Throw F42-46 Final Round 8
Women's Javelin F42-46 Final Round 9999