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Joana Helena Silva

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T13, F13

Further personal information

Family
Children Katia and Joao Antonio
Residence
Uberlândia, BRA

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport in 2006.
Name of coach
Amaury Wagner Verissimo [national], BRA

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Travelling outside Brazil for the first time in her life to participate at the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing. (correiodeuberlandia.com.br, 27 Aug 2012)
Most influential person in career
Her family. (correiodeuberlandia.com.br, 27 Aug 2012)
Impairment
She has 10% vision. (correiodeuberlandia.com.br, 27 Aug 2012)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m T13 Heat 1 3
Women's 200 m T13 Heat 1 5
Women's 200 m T13 Final Round 7
Women's 400 m T13 Heat 2 5
Women's 400 m T13 Final Round 7
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 400 m T13 Final Round 2012-09-03 9999
Women's 100 m T13 Heat 1 2012-09-05 9999