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Busra Nur Tirikli

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T11, F11

Further personal information

Residence
Ankara, TUR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Turkish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up Para athletics in 2014 in Gaziantep, Turkey.
Club / Team
Cankaya Belediyesi Gorme Engelliler Spor Kulubu: Ankara, TUR

General interest

Hobbies
Reading, going to the cinema and theatre. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a silver medal in the F11/12 discus at the 2016 European Championships in Grosseto, Italy. (SportsDeskOnline, 15 Apr 2021; Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
Her mother. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Croatian discus athlete Sandra Perkovic. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Impairment
Her visual impairment is caused by the condition retinitis pigmentosa. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Discus Throw F11 Final 1 2015-10-24 5
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Discus Throw F11 Final Round 2016-09-09 8
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Discus Throw F11 Final 1 2017-07-18 4