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Raquel Cerqueira

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
T20

Further personal information

Other names
Raquel Faria
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Portuguese

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at age 17 in Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal.
Why this sport?
She loves speed and jumping.
Club / Team
Club Gaia: Portugal
Name of coach
Rui Alecrim [club], POR; Jose Silva [national]

International debut

Year
2000
Competing for
Portugal
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Bollnäs, SWE

General interest

Nicknames
Ximeca (Athlete, 14 Dec 2011)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Long Jump F20 Final 2011-01-24 4
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Long Jump F20 Final Round 2012-09-03 6
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Long Jump T20 Final 1 2013-07-22 10
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Triple Jump T20 Final 1 2015-10-30 4