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Vusala Karimova

Para dance sport

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Classification
L&F2

Further personal information

Residence
Baku, AZE
Occupation
Public Servant, Student
Languages
Azerbaijani, Russian
Higher education
Law - Moscow State University of Humanities and Economics: Russia

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport at age 25 in Baku, Azerbaijan.
Why this sport?
She switched from Para fencing to Para dance sport after receiving an invitation to try dancing.

General interest

Other sports
She used to compete in Para fencing and won silver at the national championships. (Athlete, 21 Nov 2019; cso-central.asia, 23 Jan 2018)
Other information
PARACHUTE JUMP
Alongside fellow Azerbaijani Paralympian Kamal Mammadov, she performed a parachute jump in Moscow, Russian Federation. The jump was initiated by the National Paralympic Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan as part of a number of events dedicated to the 90th anniversary of the birth of former Azerbaijani president Heydar Aliyev. (vestnikkavkaza.net, 11 Jun 2013)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2015 IPC Wheelchair Dance Sport World Championships (Rome, Italy)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Combi Latin Class 2 Final 2015-11-07 12
Combi Freestyle Class 2 Final 2015-11-08 7