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Sabina Stenka-Szymanska

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
T20, F20

Further personal information

Family
Two daughters Nikola and Olimpia
Other names
Sabina Stenka
Residence
Szczecin, POL
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Polish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at age 14.
Why this sport?
She initially tried basketball, before she was advised to take up athletics by her coach.
Club / Team
START Szczecin: Poland
Name of coach
Hanna Bindaszewska [club], POL

General interest

Nicknames
Sabrina (Facebook profile, 07 Feb 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (przeclaw24.pl, 11 Sep 2016)
Injuries
Her training was disrupted ahead of the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, due to a herniated disc in her spine. (e-kg.pl, 14 Sep 2016; przeclaw24.pl, 11 Sep 2016)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (start-szczecin.pl, 01 Oct 2018)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 400 m T20 Heat 1 2016-09-12 2
Women's 400 m T20 Final Round 2016-09-13 5
Women's 1500 m T20 Final Round 2016-09-16 9999