Mina Marie Heyerdal Klausen
Type of Impairment
S7, SB7, SM7
Further personal information
English, Norwegian, Spanish
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming as a small child but took a break to try other sports. She returned to the pool several years later, and began swimming seriously in 2009 in Norway.
Why this sport?
She saw an opportunity to compete with herself and other people with the same impairment.
Club / Team
Name of coach
Morten Eklund [national], NOR
Mini (teamsolli.com, 03 Nov 2015)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (Athlete, 10 Jul 2015)
Most influential person in career
Her mother. (Athlete, 10 Jul 2015)
Hero / Idol
Norwegian swimmers Sarah Louise Rung and Alexander Dale Oen. (Athlete, 10 Jul 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"The only easy day was yesterday." (Athlete, 10 Jul 2015)
|Women's 100 m Backstroke S7||Heat 1||2012-08-30||8|
|Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB7||Heat 2||2012-09-01||9999|
|Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB7||Final 1||2013-08-13||5|
|Women's 100 m Backstroke S7||Final 1||2013-08-15||5|
|Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB7||Heat 2||2015-07-14||7|
|Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB7||Final 1||2015-07-14||6|
|Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM7||Heat 2||2015-07-16||7|
|Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM7||Final 1||2015-07-16||8|
|Women's 100 m Backstroke S7||Final 1||2015-07-18||7|
|Women's 100 m Backstroke S7||Heat 1||2015-07-18||8|