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MOTURA Adriana
Sport Wheelchair Basketball
NPC Argentina   
GenderWomen
Age56
Place of BirthSanta Fe, ARG
Height1.66 m
Weight 80 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Impaired range of motion
Further Personal Information
Marital status
Married
Family
Husband Luis, sons Luis, Miguel and Tomas
Residence
Santa Fe, ARG
Occupation
Athlete, Teacher
Languages
Spanish
Higher education
Physical Education - National Institute of Physical Education: Santa Fe, ARG
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began in 2013 at age 51 at Club Cilsa Santa Fe.
Why this sport?
"I came to know about the sport through a friend and I was convinced to start to practice it."
Club / Team
Cilsa Santa Fe: Argentina
Name of coach
Carlos Cardarelli [national], ARG
Senior International Debut
Year
2013
Competing for
Argentina
Opponent
Peru
Location
Guatemala
General Interest
Nicknames
Adri (Athlete, 21 Jul 2016)
Hobbies
"Spending time with my children, my husband and our with friends." (Athlete, 21 Jul 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Qualifying for the Paralympic Games in Rio at the Parapan American Games in Toronto 2015. (Athlete, 21 Jul 2016)
Most influential person in career
"My husband." (Athlete, 21 Jul 2016)
Hero / Idol
"My husband and children." (Athlete, 21 Jul 2016)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Keep trying until the end." (Athlete, 21 Jul 2016)
Ambitions
"To play in the Paralympic Games and retire from playing for my club." (Athlete, 21 Jul 2016)
Impairment
Impairment of gait - hip replacement. (Athlete, 21 Jul 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
9 2016 Team