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Beatrice Aoustin

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
F20, T20

Further personal information

Residence
Bordeaux, FRA
Languages
French

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She first tried sprinting before taking up throwing events.
Why this sport?
A teacher suggested she try Para athletics. "I hesitated a little at first, but then I accepted. Also, athletics is my favourite sport so I thought, 'Why not?'"
Club / Team
SA Merignac Athletisme: Bordeaux, FRA
Name of coach
Philippe Gaboreau [club]
Training Regime
She trains three times a week.

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a gold medal in the hammer throw at the 2019 INAS Global Games in Brisbane, QLD, Australia. (sudouest.fr, 16 Nov 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (sudouest.fr, 16 Nov 2019)