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Befilia Buya

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T11, F11

Further personal information

Languages
Portuguese

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2005 in Bie, Angola.

International debut

Year
2015
Competing for
Angola
Location
São Paulo, BRA

General interest

Most influential person in career
Her guide. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2015)
Hero / Idol
Angolan Para sprinter Jose Sayovo. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2015)
Impairment
She has a visual impairment as a result of measles. (Athlete, 22 Oct 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 400 m T11 Heat 3 2015-10-22 8
Women's 1500 m T11 Heat 2 2015-10-25 7
Women's 800 m T11 Heat 1 2015-10-29 4
Women's 800 m T11 Final 1 2015-10-30 2
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 1500 m T11 Heat 2 2016-09-15 4
Women's 400 m T11 Heat 2 2016-09-15 9999
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 1500 m T11 Heat 2 2017-07-15 7
Women's 400 m T11 Heat 2 2017-07-16 9999