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Marika Vaihinger

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
RR1

Further personal information

Residence
Trollhättan, SWE
Occupation
Personal Trainer
Languages
Swedish

Sport specific information

Club / Team
RBU Vasteras: Sweden

General interest

Nicknames
Mican (Facebook profile, 29 Jul 2018)
Awards and honours
She was named Para Athlete of the Year at the 2017 Trollhattan Sports Gala in Sweden. (parasport.se, 01 Feb 2018)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2018 European Championships in Berlin, Germany. (tihs.se, 14 Feb 2018)
Other information
OTHER ACTIVITIES
She has served on the committee of Parasport Vastergotland in Sweden, with a focus on education and information. (parasport.se, 30 Nov 2016)

TATTOO
She has a tattoo with the words 'Legitimised CP' on her arm in reference to her condition. (sverigesradio.se, 10 Sep 2013)