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Margita Kanopka

Shooting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SH1

Further personal information

Family
Sons Gatis and Edmunds
Residence
Tukums, LAT
Languages
Latvian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began training in shooting Para sport in 2017.
Why this sport?
She took part in a shooting competition organised by the Lidzvertiba association that she founded. She then decided to pursue the sport.
Club / Team
Lidzvertiba: Tukums, LAT

General interest

Hobbies
Painting. (santa.lv, 11 Feb 2020)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"If I do something and see the results, it's like a drug for me. I want to do it, I want it more and more consciously." (lr1.lsm.lv, 05 Aug 2020)
Impairment
She injured her spine in a car accident in January 2004. (tukumabalss.lv, 04 Dec 2019)
Other information
OCCUPATION
In 2014 she founded Lidzvertiba, a sports and social club for people with an impairment in Tukums, Latvia. (lsm.lv, 20 Oct 2021; santa.lv, 11 Feb 2020)