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Maely Chevallier

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
S14, SB14, SM14

Further personal information

Occupation
Student
Languages
French

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at age four in Chinon, France. She started with able-bodied athletes and in 2018 she began to compete in Para swimming.
Club / Team
Adap Ton Sport [FRA, Para swimming] / CN Chinon [FRA, swimming]:
Name of coach
Alexandre Curti [personal]

General interest

Awards and honours
She was named 2018 Best Para Athlete of Chinon, France. (ville-chinon.com, 25 Feb 2019; lanouvellerepublique.fr, 16 Nov 2018)
Other sports
She has competed with able-bodied swimmers and won a number of regional level competitions at youth level. (lanouvellerepublique.fr, 09 Jun 2018)
Impairment
She has neurological impairments which cause memory and learning problems, among them dysphasia and dyslexia. (lanouvellerepublique.fr, 09 Jun 2018)