Claire Guillot

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

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

Further personal information

Occupation
Athlete, Student
Higher education
History, Language Studies - Ecole Normale Superieure: Paris, FRA

Sport specific information

Club / Team
RSSC Handisport : Saint-Cyr, FRA
Name of coach
Jean-Baptiste Souche [national], FRA

General interest

Hobbies
Playing the piano. (lanouvellerepublique.fr, 26 Apr 2014)
Impairment
She has a visual impairment due to a type of cancer she acquired in her first year, that progressively worsened. She has been almost totally blind since 2007, recognising only "a slight difference between day and night". (liberation.fr, 19 Sep 2011)
Other information
ILLNESS
In 2012 doctors discovered that she had bone cancer when they did a routine X-ray scan to treat her retina tumour. In 2014 she was in remission from the illness. (lanouvellerepublique.fr, 26 Apr 2014)