Imagen
13862-Kidisti Weldemichael photo

Kidisti Weldemichael

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T11

Further personal information

Residence
Halle, GER
Occupation
Student
Languages
German, English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She started the sport in 2008 aged 17.
Why this sport?
She chose athletics because she likes it.
Club / Team
SV Halle: Halle, GER
Name of coach
Henny Gastel
Coach from which country?
Germany
Coach from what year?
2008
Training Regime
Four times a week

International debut

Year
2011
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Christchurch

General interest

Nicknames
Kiddi. (Athlete, 10 Feb 2011)
Hobbies
Sport, music. (Athlete, 10 Feb 2011)
Memorable sporting achievement
Becoming German champion in 800m. (Athlete, 10 Feb 2011)
Most influential person in career
Her coach Henny Gastel. (Athlete, 10 Feb 2011)
Ambitions
To become a singer and a physiotherapist. (mz-web.de, 05 Jul 2010, Athlete, 10 Feb 2011)
Other information
ORIGIN
In 2005 she came to Germany from Dekemhare, Eritrea. She had retinal detachment and hoped to find good treatment in Europe. Unfortunately it was too late. (mz-web.de, 05 Jul 2010)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 800 m T11 Heat 1 2011-01-27 3
Women's 800 m T11 Final 2011-01-29 4