Suenia Kelly Macedo de Andrade
Type of Impairment
Further personal information
João Pessoa, BRA
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at age 12 in Paraiba, Brazil.
Why this sport?
Her physical education teacher saw she had conditions for the sport and invited her to try.
Club / Team
Association of People with Impairments in Paraiba [AAPD]: João Pessoa, BRA
Name of coach
Fabio Dias de Oliveira Silva [national]; Ivan Marcos Lisboa [personal]
Sporting philosophy / motto
“With training and desire you can get everything you want.” (tvcorreio.com.br, 27 Mar 2017)
She has cerebral palsy due to her having three cardiac arrests as soon as she was born. (rpnonline.com.br, 22 Mar 2017)