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Maria Alejandra Macias Hernandez

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S4, SB3, SM4

Further personal information

Languages
Spanish
Higher education
Computer Engineering - University of Cundinamarca: Fusagasugá, COL

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
"Swimming makes me feel free, as if I fly."
Club / Team
Cundinamarca Department: Colombia
Name of coach
Mauricio Moreno [club]
Training Regime
She trains three hours a day, six days a week at the University of Cundinamarca in Fusagasuga, Colombia.

General interest

Nicknames
Aleja (Universidad de Cundinamarca, 01 Oct 2017)
Hobbies
Reading. (Universidad de Cundinamarca, 01 Oct 2017)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"My life's engine is not in my legs but in both my head and heart." (Universidad de Cundinamarca, 01 Oct 2017)
Impairment
She was born with Hanhart syndrome, a condition that can affect the head, face and limbs. (Universidad de Cundinamarca, 01 Oct 2017)