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Rica Octavia

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
F20, T20

Further personal information

Occupation
Public Servant

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the long jump when she was at primary school.
Why this sport?
She was encouraged to take up Para athletics by her parents, who were interested in sport. "I have done long jump since I was little, and that is the reason why I like it."
Club / Team
South Sumatra: Indonesia

General interest

Injuries
She missed the 2017 ASEAN Para Games in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, due to an illness. (kumparan.com, 08 Oct 2018; suarakarya.id, 06 Sep 2018)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (asiangames.tempo.co, 08 Oct 2018)
Other information
OCCUPATION
She works as a civil servant at the Ministry of Youth and Sports of the Republic of Indonesia. (kemenpora.go.id, 08 Jan 2020)