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Regina Edward

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
F44

Further personal information

Residence
Port Moresby, PNG
Occupation
Athlete, Human Resources
Languages
English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up para-athletics in 2009 in Central Province, Papua New Guinea.
Why this sport?
Her uncle introduced her to the sport and was her first coach.
Club / Team
Abau Club: Papua New Guinea

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Qualifying for the 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi, India. (Athlete, 26 Oct 2015)
Most influential person in career
Her parents. (Athlete, 26 Oct 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"No pain, no gain." (Athlete, 26 Oct 2015)
Other sports
She competed in para-powerlifting at the 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi, India. (thecgf.com, 2010)
Impairment
Her impairment is the result of a birth defect. (Athlete, 26 Oct 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Discus Throw F44 Final 1 2015-10-25 9999
Women's Shot Put F44 Final 1 2015-10-28 4