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Inbal Ganapol Shwartz

Swimming
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S6, SB6, SM6

Further personal information

Residence
Raananna, ISR
Languages
Hebrew, English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming at age 15 at the Israel Sports Center for the Disabled [Spivak] club.
Why this sport?
She initially began the sport as part of her rehabilitation
Name of coach
Noah Ram [national]
Coach from which country?
Israel
Coach from what year?
2003
Handedness
Left

International debut

Year
2001
Competing for
Israel
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Stockholm

General interest

Nicknames
Schwarza (Athlete, 26 Aug 2010)
Most influential person in career
Coach Noah Ram. (Athlete, 26 Aug 2010)
Awards and honours
She was honoured as Israel's Best Swimmer with a Disability in 2009. (Athlete, 26 Aug 2010)
Impairment
She has partial paralysis. (haifa-israel.info, 2008)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 50 m Freestyle S6 Heat 2 9999
Women's 100 m Backstroke S6 Heat 2 6
Women's 50 m Butterfly S6 Final Round 5
Women's 50 m Butterfly S6 Heat 2 2
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 50 m Freestyle S6 Heat 1 5
Women's 50 m Butterfly S6 Final Round 3
Women's 50 m Butterfly S6 Heat 1 2
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m Backstroke S6 Heat 1 2012-08-30 6
Women's 50 m Freestyle S6 Heat 3 2012-09-04 6
Women's 50 m Butterfly S6 Final Round 2012-09-07 5
Women's 50 m Butterfly S6 Heat 1 2012-09-07 2
Women's 100 m Freestyle S6 Heat 1 2012-09-08 5