Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Balneário Camboriú, BRA
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at age 13.
Why this sport?
She joined a municipal programme to occupy her free time.
Club / Team
Associacao de Apoio as Familias de Deficientes Fisicos [AFADEFI]: Balneário Camboriú, BRA
Name of coach
Amaury Wagner Verissimo [national], BRA; Joao Francisco Nunes [personal]
She trains between three to seven days a week, depending on her competition schedule.
She has cerebral palsy as the result of the effects of meningitis contracted as a baby. (clickcamboriu.com.br, 30 Jul 2015)