Miriam Isela Aguilar Jimenez
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
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
She trains at the Mexican Paralympic Centre [CEPAMEX] in Mexico City, Mexico.
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)
She represented Mexico in wheelchair basketball at the 2005 Visa Cup in Manchester, England. (Athlete, 25 Oct 2011)
Her impairment is a result of the effects of polio. (Athlete, 04 Dec 2017)
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|Women's Up to 50.00 kg MD||Final||2014-04-07||9999|
|Women's Up to 55.00kg||Final||2017-12-03||10|
|Women's Up to 67.00kg||Final||2021-12-01||13|