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Jhulia Santos

Athletics
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T11, F11
Guide
Mateus Oliveira

Further personal information

Residence
Rio de Janeiro, BRA
Languages
Portuguese

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up Para athletics at age 12 in Amazonas, Brazil. She moved to Rio de Janeiro three years later to pursue the sport more seriously.
Club / Team
Nauru: Brazil
Name of coach
Fabio Dias de Oliveira Silva [personal]

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a bronze medal in the T11 100m at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (Athlete, 18 Jul 2017)
Most influential person in career
Coach Fabio Dias de Oliveira Silva, and her family. (Athlete, 18 Jul 2017, 23 Oct 2015)
Hero / Idol
Brazilian Para sprinters Terezinha Guilhermina and Adria Santos. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2015; urece.org.br, 31 Oct 2011)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Determination." (Athlete, 18 Jul 2017)
Impairment
She has a vision impairment as a result of the effects of meningitis. She contracted the illness at age six and lost her sight at age nine. (cpb.org.br, 01 Sep 2019; cpb.org.br, 08 Jun 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 200 m T11 Heat 3 2012-09-01 1
Women's 200 m T11 Heat 1 2012-09-02 2
Women's 200 m T11 Final Round 2012-09-02 4
Women's 100 m T11 Heat 3 2012-09-04 1
Women's 100 m T11 Final Round 2012-09-05 3
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m T11 Semifinal 3 2013-07-22 3
Women's 100 m T11 Final 1 2013-07-23 3
Women's 200 m T11 Semifinal 1 2013-07-26 9999
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 200 m T11 Heat 3 2015-10-24 3
Women's 200 m T11 Final 1 2015-10-25 3
Women's 200 m T11 Semifinal 1 2015-10-25 3
Women's 100 m T11 Heat 4 2015-10-27 3
Women's 100 m T11 Semifinal 1 2015-10-27 2
Women's 100 m T11 Final 1 2015-10-28 3
Women's 4x100 m T11-13 Final 1 2015-10-31 9999
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 200 m T11 Heat 2 2016-09-12 3
Women's 200 m T11 Heat 2 2016-09-12 2
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 400 m T11 Heat 1 2017-07-16 4
Women's 100 m T11 Final 1 2017-07-18 9999
Women's 800 m T11 Heat 3 2017-07-18 9999
Women's 100 m T11 Heat 1 2017-07-18 3