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Sol Rojas

Athletics
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T11, F11
Guide
Aris Antunez

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up athletics at school at age eight.
Why this sport?
"Sport has given me a lot of satisfaction and a desire to get ahead."
Name of coach
Kellys Fuenmayor [national]

General interest

Nicknames
La Bala [The Bullet] (versionfinal.com.ve, 15 Jul 2016)
Most influential person in career
Her grandmother. (versionfinal.com.ve, 15 Jul 2016)
Awards and honours
She was selected as Venezuela's flag bearer for the opening ceremony of the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (deportesdigital.com.ve, 05 Jul 2016)
Impairment
A fall at age six resulted in a retinal detachment. (versionfinal.com.ve, 15 Jul 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 200 m T11 Heat 1 2016-09-12 3
Women's 200 m T11 Heat 3 2016-09-12 2
Women's 400 m T11 Heat 3 2016-09-15 2
Women's 400 m T11 Final Round 2016-09-16 2