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Teresa Neves

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S10, SB9, SM10

Further personal information

Residence
Lisbon, POR
Occupation
Student
Languages
English, Portuguese, Spanish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming in 2010 at the Sporting Clube de Portugal in Lisbon.
Why this sport?
For physical therapy.
Club / Team
Sporting Clube de Portugal: Lisbon, POR
Name of coach
Jose Palla [club], POR, from 2014

International debut

Year
2014
Competing for
Portugal
Tournament
International Tournament
Location
Berlin

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Qualifying for the 2015 World Championships in Glasgow, Scotland. (Athlete, 13 Jul 2015)
Most influential person in career
Her first coach. (Athlete, 13 Jul 2015)
Hero / Idol
Portuguese para-swimmer David Grachat. (Athlete, 13 Jul 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"With work and dedication, all we aim for becomes real." (Athlete, 13 Jul 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m Butterfly S10 Heat 2 2015-07-17 11