Marina Perrin

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Residence
France
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
French

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She started training at the Herbauges Athletic Club in Orvault, France in 2007.
Why this sport?
She was looking for a fast-paced sport to expend her energy.
Club / Team
Herbauges Athletic Club: Orvault, FRA

General interest

Other sports
She swam competitively for four years before taking up athletics. (herbauges-ac.org, 26 May 2011)
Impairment
After experiencing pain in her right arm she underwent several months of unsuccessful physical therapy, before an x-ray revealed a bone tumour. She had surgery in 2004 followed by chemotherapy, which resulted in an impairment to her arm. (herbauges-ac.org, 26 May 2011)