Mira Jeanne Maack
Type of Impairment
S8, SB7, SM8
Further personal information
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
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)
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (teamdeutschland-paralympics.de, 08 Mar 2021)
She has a club foot and hip dysplasia. (Athlete, 12 Sep 2019)