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Oxana Spataru

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Short stature
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T40, F40

Further personal information

Residence
Chisinau, MDA
Languages
Romanian

Sport specific information

Club / Team
Centrul Sportiv de Pregatire a Loturilor Nationale [CSPLN]: Chisinau, MDA
Name of coach
Dumitru Prodan [personal], MDA

International debut

Year
2015
Competing for
Moldova
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Doha, QAT

General interest

Nicknames
Xenia (Facebook profile, 21 Mar 2017)
Hobbies
Strength training, coaching. (Facebook profile, 15 Feb 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2017)
Most influential person in career
Coach Dumitru Prodan. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2017)
Awards and honours
In 2018 she was named one of the Best Para Athletes during the Sports Gala in the Republic of Moldova. (criterium.md, 22 Dec 2018)
Other sports
She practised Para powerlifting for two years before switching to Para athletics. (publika.md, 31 Aug 2016)
Impairment
She is a person of short stature. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Shot Put F40 Final 1 2015-10-27 9
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Shot Put F40 Final Round 2016-09-11 10
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Shot Put F40 Final 1 2017-07-17 5