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Lucia Montenegro

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T54

Further personal information

Residence
Mariano Moreno, ARG
Languages
English, Spanish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at age eight in Moreno, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Why this sport?
She introduced to the sport at a summer camp.
Club / Team
Banco Central: Argentina
Name of coach
Pablo Fornari [national]

General interest

Nicknames
Lu (Facebook profile, 12 Oct 2017)
Hobbies
Reading, listening to music. (esdeargentino.com, 06 Feb 2017)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning three silver medals at the 2017 World Junior Championships in Nottwil, Switzerland. (paradeportes.com, 23 Aug 2017)
Most influential person in career
Coach Pablo Fornari. (esdeargentino.com, 06 Feb 2017)
Awards and honours
She was Argentina's flag bearer at the 2017 World Junior Championships in Nottwil, Switzerland. (DeportesAR, 08 Aug 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (paradeportes.com, 23 Aug 2017)
Impairment
She was born with neonatal paraparesis, a partial paralysis of the lower limbs. (esdeargentino.com, 06 Feb 2017)