Paola Lizette Ruvalcaba Nunez
S8, SB8, SM8
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at age 11 in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Why this sport?
"I am passionate about swimming."
Club / Team
Jalisco State: Mexico
Name of coach
Margarita Hernandez Contreras [personal], from 2016
Memorable sporting achievement
Her performance at the 2017 Can Am Championships in Windsor, ON, Canada. (Athlete, 03 Dec 2017)
Most influential person in career
Her family. (Athlete, 03 Dec 2017)
Hero / Idol
US Para swimmer Jessica Long. (Athlete, 03 Dec 2017)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Always move forward." (Athlete, 03 Dec 2017)
Awards and honours
In 2018 she received the Sports Merit Medal in Guadalajara, Mexico. (informador.mx, 18 Dec 2018)
Her impairment is the result of septic arthritis and a bone infection. (Athlete, 03 Dec 2017)
|Women's 100 m Freestyle S8||Final 1||2017-12-03||4|
|Women's 400 m Freestyle S8||Final 1||2017-12-06||4|