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Wiunawis Nairobys Hernandez

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Family
Son Naim Asier Carruido Hernandez
Residence
Caracas, VEN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Spanish
Higher education
Law - Bolivarian University of Venezuela: Caracas, VEN

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2000 in Venezuela.
Why this sport?
"I started this sport because I liked it, and it allowed me to develop the strength to support myself."
Club / Team
Club Fenix: Venezuela
Name of coach
Antonio Delgado, VEN, from 2011

International debut

Year
2002
Competing for
Venezuela
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Kuala Lumpur, MAS

General interest

Hobbies
Music, reading. (Athlete, 03 Jun 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2011 Parapan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico. (Athlete, 05 Apr 2017)
Most influential person in career
Her mother and her son. (Athlete, 05 Apr 2017)
Hero / Idol
Venezuelan Para powerlifter Zuray Marcano. (Athlete, 03 Jun 2019)
Injuries
Health reasons meant she was unable to travel to compete at the 2014 Para South American Games in Santiago, Chile. (puntoolimpico.com.ve, 18 Mar 2014)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 03 Jun 2019)
Impairment
Her impairment is the result of traffic accident. (Athlete, 03 Jun 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's -44 kg Final Round 9999
2010 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Up to 44.00kg Final 2010-07-25 9999
Mexico City 2017 World Para Powerlifting Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Up to 50.00kg Final 2017-12-05 8