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Chantell Stierman

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Family
One daughter
Residence
Kimberley, RSA
Languages
Afrikaans, English

Sport specific information

Name of coach
Andrew Ludik [national]

General interest

Nicknames
Juanita (glasgow2014.com, 08 Aug 2014)
Awards and honours
She was named the 2015 Northern Cape Sportswoman with an Impairment of the Year in South Africa. (DFA, 22 Oct 2015)
Impairment
She has paraplegia as the result of a back injury. (news24.com, 16 Sep 2004)
Other information
FINANCIAL CONSTRAINTS
She competed at the 2015 African Games in Brazzaville, Congo, her first event since the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland. "I just can't afford to travel to competitions to get more experience. I even missed SA [South Africa] championships earlier this year [2015] because I don't work so can't afford to travel. I lift more in training but just need the exposure." (sascoc.co.za, 16 Sep 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Powerlifting World Championships Kuala Lumpur 2002 (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's -67.5 kg Final Round 5
Athens 2004 Paralympic Games (Athens, Greece)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's -60 kg Final Round 7
2014 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Up to 61.00 kg MD Final 2014-04-08 9
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's -61 kg Final Round 2016-09-11 6