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Evangelia Chrysoula Chioti

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S13, SB13, SM13

Further personal information

Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Greek

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up swimming at age three in Heraklion, Greece.
Why this sport?
"I saw swimming as a form of entertainment."

International debut

Year
2017
Competing for
Greece

General interest

Nicknames
Sulia (patris.gr, 15 May 2018)
Most influential person in career
Coach Agapitos Minadakis. (Athlete, 12 Sep 2019)
Hero / Idol
British swimmer Adam Peaty. (Athlete, 12 Sep 2019)
Impairment
She was born with Stargardt disease, which causes progressive vision loss. (Athlete, 12 Sep 2019)