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2015-Tanja Dragic photo

Tanja Dragic

Athletics
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T12, F12

Further personal information

Occupation
Athlete

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She first threw the javelin in 2008.
Name of coach
Vlastimir Golubovic [national], SRB
Training Regime
She trains for three hours a day and runs on a highway with her brother following her.

General interest

Other information
LANDMARKS
She became the first Serbian female to win a gold medal at the Paralympic Games when she claimed victory in the javelin at the 2012 Games in London. The result also meant she became the youngest Serbian athlete to have won a Paralympic medal. (paralympic.org, 03 Feb 2014)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m T12 Heat 4 2
Women's 200 m T12 Heat 1 9999
Women's Long Jump F12 Final Round 9
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Javelin F12/13 Final 2011-01-24 1
Women's Long Jump F12/13 Final 2011-01-27 8
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Javelin F12/13 Final Round 2012-09-02 1