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Katherina Roesler

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Short stature
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S7, SB7, SM7

Further personal information

Residence
Rostock, GER
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
English, German

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2014 in Rostock, Germany.
Why this sport?
"Para swimming gave me the opportunity to compete with other people on an equal footing. I have a chance to achieve something through hard work, sweat and perseverance. I am responsible for what I can achieve in my sport, not short stature."
Club / Team
Hanse SV Rostock: Germany
Name of coach
Andre Wilde [club], GER; Ute Schinkitz [national], GER

International debut

Year
2018
Competing for
Germany

General interest

Most influential person in career
Coach Andre Wilde. (Athlete, 15 Aug 2018)
Impairment
She is a person of short stature. (Athlete, 15 Aug 2018)