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Leticia Ochoa Delgado

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F52

Further personal information

Family
Daughter Diana Laura
Languages
Spanish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up Para athletics at age 15 with the Hermosillo Association in Sonora, Mexico.
Club / Team
Sonora State: Mexico
Name of coach
Francisca Dorticos Madrazo [club], CUB

General interest

Nicknames
Letty (Facebook profile, 12 Sep 2015)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a silver medal in the F52 discus throw at the 2015 World Championships in Doha, Qatar. (sondeportes.com, 08 Apr 2020)
Hero / Idol
Mexican sprinter Ana Guevara. (Athlete, 25 Oct 2011)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"If you fight, you may lose. If you don't fight, you are lost." (Facebook profile, 20 Jun 2015)
Awards and honours
In 2014 she was named a Distinguished Citizen in Cajeme, Mexico. (kioscomayor.com, 19 Feb 2021)

She was named the 2013 Para Athlete of the Year in Cajeme, Mexico. (ayuntamientodecajeme.blogspot.com.es, 30 Jan 2014)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (sondeportes.com, 08 Apr 2020)
Impairment
Her impairment is the result of the effects of polio. She was diagnosed with the illness at age four months. (universodeportivo.mx, 27 Aug 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Athens 2004 Paralympic Games (Athens, Greece)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Shot Put F32-34/52/53 Final Round 11
Women's Discus Throw F32-34/51-53 Final Round 11
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Javelin F33/34/52/53 Final Round 9
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Javelin F52/53 Final 1 2013-07-23 4
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Discus Throw F52 Final 1 2015-10-27 2
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Discus Throw F52 Final Round 2016-09-14 4
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Discus Throw F52 Final 1 2017-07-15 4