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Mira Jeanne Maack

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Classification
S8, SB7, SM8

Further personal information

Residence
Berlin, GER
Occupation
Student
Languages
German

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up Para swimming in 2011 in Berlin, Germany, and started competing in 2014.
Why this sport?
Her doctor recommended she take up swimming.
Club / Team
Berliner Schwimmteam: Germany
Name of coach
Matthias Ulm [club], GER

International debut

Year
2019
Competing for
Germany

General interest

Hobbies
Reading, watching television. (Athlete, 22 Aug 2021)
Hero / Idol
US Para swimmer Jessica Long. (Athlete, 22 Aug 2021)
Awards and honours
In January 2020 she was voted Young Athlete of the Month in Berlin, Germany. (sportfanat.de, 01 Feb 2020)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (teamdeutschland-paralympics.de, 08 Mar 2021)
Impairment
She has a club foot and hip dysplasia. (Athlete, 12 Sep 2019)