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Esther Nworgu

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Languages
English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She first tried powerlifting in 2014 and began training seriously in 2016.
Why this sport?
She was introduced to Para sport at a meeting for women with impairments. She tried several sports but chose to specialise in powerlifting.

International debut

Year
2019
Competing for
Nigeria

General interest

Hobbies
Singing, attending concerts and musical performances, going to the gym. (Facebook profile, 19 Apr 2022)
Ambitions
To be ranked number one in the world in her weight category. (aclsports.com, 24 Dec 2018)
Impairment
She sustained her impairment at age eight. (phwakawaka.home.blog, 10 Mar 2020)
Other information
OCCUPATION
She has worked as a typist and a teacher in Nigeria. (phwakawaka.home.blog, 10 Mar 2020)