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Nelly Nasimiyu Munialo

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T12, F12

Further personal information

Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Swahili

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up Para athletics in 2004 at school.

International debut

Year
2004
Competing for
Kenya
Tournament
Paralympic Games
Location
Athens, GRE

General interest

Hobbies
Watching films. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in the T12 1500m at the 2006 World Championships in Assen, Netherlands. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
Kenyan Para athlete Henry Wanyoike. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Kenyan Para athlete Henry Wanyoike, Kenyan marathon runner Catherine Ndereba. (Athlete, 08 Sep 2016)
Injuries
She suffered from hip injuries between 2010 and 2016. (Athlete, 08 Sep 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 1500 m T13 Final Round 7
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 1500 m T12 Heat 1 2011-01-23 9999
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 1500 m T13 Heat 2 2016-09-08 9999
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 1500 m T13 Final 1 2017-07-14 5