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Ellinor Axelsson Vaughn

Shooting

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
SH2, SH2

Further personal information

Residence
Surahammar, SWE
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Spanish, Swedish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at age 14.
Why this sport?
"I tried it at a camp and thought it was fun. I realised that I was pretty good at it so I continued."
Club / Team
Djuro Skf: Sweden
Name of coach
Pernilla Svensson [national]
Training Regime
She has between eight and 10 training sessions a week.

General interest

Hobbies
Photography, reading, blogging, computers. (axva.se, 04 Feb 2015)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Facebook page, 31 Mar 2020)
Other information
SUPPORT PROGRAMME
In February 2016 she was one of 21 athletes that were invited to join Para Sports Sweden's Elite Sports School programme. The scheme aims to help young Para athletes become Paralympians. (shif.se, 18 Feb 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
R4 - Mixed 10 m Air Rifle Standing SH2 Qualification 2016-09-10 16
R5 - Mixed 10 m Air Rifle Prone SH2 Qualification 2016-09-13 26
Cheongju 2018 World Shooting Para Sport Championships (Cheongju, South Korea)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
R4 - Mixed 10m Air Rifle standing SH2 Qualification 2018-05-05 22
R5 - Mixed 10m Air Rifle prone SH2 Qualification 2018-05-05 49
R9 - Mixed 50m Rifle prone SH2 Qualification 2018-05-05 32