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Miriam Isela Aguilar Jimenez

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Spanish
Higher education
Law - Michoacan University: Mexico

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 1999 in Mexico City, Mexico.
Why this sport?
She likes the training and competition aspect of the sport.
Club / Team
Asociacion Mexiquense de Deporte sobre Silla de Ruedas: Mexico
Name of coach
Jesus Garcia [club], MEX
Training Regime
She trains at the Mexican Paralympic Centre [CEPAMEX] in Mexico City, Mexico.

International debut

Year
2001
Competing for
Mexico
Location
United States

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Her performance at the 2013 Asian Open Championships in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (Athlete, 04 Dec 2017)
Most influential person in career
Her mother. (Athlete, 04 Dec 2017)
Hero / Idol
Her parents Alicia Jimenez Rios and Javier Aguilar Zaragoza. (Athlete, 25 Oct 2011)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Sport is a major tool for social integration." (Athlete, 04 Dec 2017)
Awards and honours
In 2013 she received an acknowledgement from the public security secretary of the state of Jalisco in Mexico. (cambiodemichoacan.com.mx, 28 Sep 2013)
Other sports
She represented Mexico in wheelchair basketball at the 2005 Visa Cup in Manchester, England. (Athlete, 25 Oct 2011)
Impairment
Her impairment is a result of the effects of polio. (Athlete, 04 Dec 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2010 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Up to 52.00kg Final 2010-07-26 9999
2014 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Up to 50.00 kg MD Final 2014-04-07 9999
Mexico City 2017 World Para Powerlifting Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Up to 55.00kg Final 2017-12-03 10
Tbilisi 2021 World Para Powerlifting Senior World Championships (Tbilisi, Georgia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Up to 67.00kg Final 2021-12-01 13