Regina Josefina Vieira Dumbo
Type of Impairment
Nicolau Ernesto Palanca
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2015 in Huambo province in Angola.
Why this sport?
She was inspired by friends who practised the sport, and was discovered and trained by members of the provincial association of Paralympic sport in Huambo, Angola.
Name of coach
Jose Manuel [national], ANG
Most influential person in career
Her sister. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Angolan Para sprinter Jose Sayovo. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Run fast." (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (desporto.sapo.pt, 03 Oct 2019)