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Tascitha Oliveira Cruz

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T36, F36

Further personal information

Residence
São Paulo, BRA
Languages
English, Portuguese, Spanish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up athletics in 2012.
Why this sport?
She became aware of the Paralympic sport in 2012, and later began practising athletics.
Club / Team
Nauru: Brazil
Name of coach
Fabio Dias De Oliveira Silva [personal], BRA

General interest

Nicknames
Tatha (Facebook profile, 30 Jan 2021)
Impairment
She has cerebral palsy as the result of being born with kernicterus, a type of brain damage. (cpb.org.br, 01 Sep 2019; centraldotimao.com.br, 26 Aug 2019; rj.gov.br, 30 Sep 2012)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 200 m T36 Final 1 2015-10-25 4
Women's 100 m T36 Final 1 2015-10-27 4
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m T36 Heat 1 2016-09-08 1
Women's 100 m T36 Final Round 2016-09-09 6
Women's 200 m T36 Heat 2 2016-09-12 3
Women's 200 m T36 Final Round 2016-09-13 5