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Hanah Ngendo Mwangi

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T12, F12

Further personal information

Residence
Nairobi, KEN
Occupation
Businessperson
Languages
English
Higher education
Computing - Aviation College: Nairobi, KEN

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up Para athletics in 2003 at school.
Why this sport?
There was an option to compete in Para sports at her school.
Club / Team
Nairobi: Kenya
Name of coach
Michael Omondi [national]

International debut

Year
2003
Competing for
Kenya
Tournament
All Africa Games
Location
Abuja, NGR

General interest

Hobbies
Swimming, travelling. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
Kenyan long-distance runner Tegla Loroupe. (Athlete, 25 Jul 2014)
Hero / Idol
Kenyan middle-distance runner Hellen Obiri. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Train hard, win easy." (Athlete, 25 Jul 2014)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Long Jump F12 Final Round 12
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 200 m T12 Heat 1 2011-01-22 4
Women's Long Jump F12/13 Final 2011-01-27 9
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m T12 Heat 1 2012-09-01 3
Women's 400 m T12 Heat 2 2012-09-02 9999
Women's 200 m T12 Heat 3 2012-09-06 9999