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Jenni Kuusela

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Short stature
Origin of Impairment
Congenital

Further personal information

Residence
Helsinki, FIN
Occupation
Athlete, Designer
Languages
Finnish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began powerlifting in 2015 in Helsinki, Finland.
Why this sport?
She began powerlifting as part of her regular gym routine. "I noticed that I was developing fast and that, with it, my motivation grew."
Name of coach
Raimo Savala

International debut

Year
2017
Competing for
Finland
Location
Canada

General interest

Hobbies
Going to the gym, nature, travelling. (Instagram profile, 03 Feb 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the Paralympic Games in both 2020 and 2024. (vammaisurheilu.fi, 17 May 2018)
Other information
OCCUPATION
She works as a designer at the Invalidiliiton Jarjestotoiminasta [Association for the Impaired] in Helsinki, Finland. (invalidiliitto.fi, 16 Apr 2018)