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Sevim Demircan

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
T20, F20

Further personal information

Residence
Burhaniye, TUR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Turkish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began Para athletics in 2010 in Burhaniye, Turkey.
Club / Team
Burhaniye Ilcesindeki Ozel Sporcular SK: Balikesir, TUR

General interest

Hobbies
Reading, listening to music, walking. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a gold medal in the 400m at the 2018 International Sports Federation for Persons with Intellectual Disability [INAS] World Indoor Championships in Val-de-Reuil, France. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019; virtus.sport, 04 Mar 2018)
Most influential person in career
Coach Deniz Erenoglu. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (haberler.com, 14 Sep 2019)