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Rosemary Tallon

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Classification
F52

Further personal information

Higher education
Public Relations - Dundalk Institute of Technology: Ireland

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport in Ireland in 2003.

International debut

Year
2003
Competing for
Ireland
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Assen

General interest

Impairment
She has muscular myopathy [muscle weakness] and avascular necrosis [bone damage due to lack of blood supply]. (Athlete, 16 Dec 2010)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Athens 2004 Paralympic Games (Athens, Greece)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Javelin F33/34/52/53 Final Round 4
IPC Athletics World Championships Assen 2006 (Assen, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Discus Throw F33/34/51-53 Final Round 6
Women's Javelin F33/34/52/53 Final Round 6
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Shot Put F52/53 Final 2011-01-23 4
Women's Discus Throw F51-53 Final 2011-01-29 5