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Jennifer Guadalupe Villalobos Gomez

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T47, F46

Further personal information

Residence
Hermosillo, MEX
Occupation
Student
Languages
Spanish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2011 at age 10. She first tried sprint events before later switching to javelin throw.
Why this sport?
Her coach Ricardo Sierras invited her to get involved in Para sport.
Club / Team
Sonora: Mexico
Name of coach
Ricardo Sierras [personal]

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a bronze medal at her first international competition, the 2017 Youth Parapan American Games in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (elimparcial.com, 28 Apr 2017)
Awards and honours
In 2017 she received a Municipal Award in Hermosillo, Mexico. The honour was in recognition of her performances in 2016. (elimparcial.com, 06 Apr 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (elimparcial.com, 28 Apr 2017)
Impairment
She was born without her left forearm. (lajornadaguerrero.com.mx, 12 Jun 2016)