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Salima Rozema

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
T20, F20

Further personal information

Residence
Appingedam, NED
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Dutch

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2007 at Groningen Atletiek in the Netherlands.
Why this sport?
She was introduced to athletics through sport clinics organised by her school.
Club / Team
Track Team Ibex: Groningen, NED
Name of coach
Emiel Muskita [club]
Training Regime
She trains in Groningen, Netherlands.

General interest

Injuries
In 2021 she sustained a minor ankle injury. (rtvnoord.nl, 26 Jul 2021)

She competed with an injury at the 2016 World Indoor Championships in Ancona, Italy, but was still able to win a bronze medal in the high jump. (eemskrant.nl, 17 Mar 2016)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (groningenatletiek.nl, 01 May 2021)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games (Tokyo, Japan)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Long Jump T20 Final 2021-09-03 10