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2002-Dague Diop photo

Dague Diop

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
F57, T54

Further personal information

Higher education
National Association of Motor Disabilities: Dakar, SEN

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2000 in Dakar, Senegal.
Why this sport?
She began the sport as part of her rehabilitation.

International debut

Year
2008
Competing for
Senegal
Tournament
Olympic Games
Location
Beijing, CHN

General interest

Sporting philosophy / motto
"Only work pays." (Athlete, 04 Apr 2011)
Other information
SWITCHING DISCIPLINES
She previously competed in track events before switching to throwing events [discus and javelin]. She competed in track events at the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing. (seneweb.com, 27 Jul 2016; orange-info.sn, 15 Sep 2008)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 200 m T54 Heat 2 9999
Women's 1500 m T54 Heat 1 7
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Shot Put F57 Final Round 2016-09-08 11
Women's Discus Throw F57 Final Round 2016-09-15 13