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Karen Melanie Tassi Sanchez

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
F37

Further personal information

Residence
Tupungato, ARG

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in mid-2015.
Why this sport?
Her physical education teacher saw she had qualities for the sport and registered her in a programme for athletes.
Club / Team
Municipalidad Tupungato: Argentina
Name of coach
Flavia Candillou [club]; Juan Pina [club]; Adrian Botaro [national]; Federico Salazar [national]

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2017 Youth Parapan American Games in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (elinterior.com.ar, 28 Mar 2017)
Most influential person in career
Her mother. (Agitos Foundation Facebook page, 14 Mar 2017)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Sport makes you feel special; makes you feel you are useful; makes you feel proud." (Agitos Foundation Facebook page, 14 Mar 2017)