Lorena Salvatini Spoladore
Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Husband Bruno Spoladore
São Caetano do Sul, BRA
Law - Municipal University of Sao Caetano do Sul: Brazil
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2007.
Why this sport?
She practised ballet until she was invited to train in athletics and eventually switched.
Club / Team
Instituto Athlon: Brazil
Name of coach
Amaury Wagner Verissimo, BRA; Fabio Dias, BRA
She has two sessions a day from Monday to Friday, which last for a total of six hours, at the Brazilian Paralympic Centre in Sao Paulo. She also trains in the morning on Saturdays.
Hero / Idol
Her parents. (Brazilian Paralympic Committee YouTube channel, 09 Nov 2020)
In April 2018 she ruptured the biceps femoris tendon in her thigh. She returned to competition in April 2019. (olimpiadatododia.com.br, 08 Apr 2019; Facebook profile, 18 Apr 2018)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Always race to win." (Athlete, 23 Oct 2015)
To win three gold medals at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (usp.br, 21 Jun 2020)
She was born with glaucoma and lost all of her vision at age six. (cpb.org.br, 01 Sep 2019; brasileiros.com.br, 11 Dec 2015)
|Women's Long Jump T11||Final 1||2013-07-21||1|
|Women's Long Jump T11||Final 1||2015-10-29||2|
|Women's 100 m T11||Heat 1||2016-09-08||1|
|Women's 100 m T11||Heat 1||2016-09-09||3|
|Women's 4x100 m T11-13||Final Round||2016-09-14||2|
|Women's 400 m T11||Heat 3||2016-09-15||9999|
|Women's Long Jump T11||Final Round||2016-09-16||3|