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Guillermina Hernandez Olvera

Para dance sport

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
L&F2

Further personal information

Residence
Mexico City, MEX
Occupation
Athlete

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up Para dance sport at age 28.
Why this sport?
She first practised swimming, athletics and contemporary dancing before taking up Para dance sport. "I think all these disciplines helped me to have better ability with my chair. I also tried contemporary dancing and when I had the chance of getting into the dance sport team I exploited my experience and aptitude."
Name of coach
Sonia Mendoza Bernal [national]

General interest

Other sports
She has previously participated in athletics events at a national level. (jornada.unam.mx, 18 Jun 2006)
Impairment
Her impairment is the result of polio acquired at age one. (gob.mx, 28 Sep 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Wheelchair Dance Sport World Championships Minsk 2008 (Minsk, Belarus)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed Combi Latin 2 Final Ranking 14
Mixed Duo Latin 2 Final Ranking 5
Mixed Combi Standard 2 Final Ranking 18
Mixed Duo Standard 2 Final Ranking 7
2015 IPC Wheelchair Dance Sport World Championships (Rome, Italy)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Single Freestyle Class 2 Final 2015-11-07 4
Women's Single Class 2 Final 2015-11-07 7
Malle 2017 World Para Dance Sport World Championships (Malle, Belgium)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Single Class 2 Final 2017-10-22 6
Women's Single Freestyle Class 2 Final 2017-10-22 7