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Sylvia Atieno Olero

Athletics | Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F44

Further personal information

Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Swahili
Higher education
Accounting - Hi-Tec Institute of Professional Studies: Nairobi, KEN

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
"A friend motivated me to try Para athletics and I decided to start to do away with any stigmatisation."

General interest

Hobbies
Swimming, singing, reading novels. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Other sports
She has represented Kenya in sitting volleyball. (the-star.co.ke, 14 Aug 2019)
Impairment
Her impairment is the result of an illness. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Discus Throw F44 Final 1 2017-07-18 9
Dubai 2019 World Para Athletics Championships (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Discus Throw F64 Final 1 2019-11-10 8
Women's Shot Put F64 Final 1 2019-11-13 9