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Yasemin Ceylan Baydar

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Residence
Konya, TUR
Languages
Turkish

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began powerlifting in 2005 in Konya, Turkey.
Why this sport?
"I thought my life would become much more interesting with this sport."
Club / Team
Meram Belediye Spor Kulubu: Turkey
Name of coach
Arif Kiran [national], TUR

International debut

Year
2006
Competing for
Turkey
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Busan, KOR

General interest

Hobbies
Painting. (Athlete, 14 Jul 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Placing fourth in the 48kg category at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (SportsDeskOnline, 28 Apr 2021; Athlete, 14 Jul 2019)
Most influential person in career
Turkish weightlifter and coach Arif Kiran. (Athlete, 14 Jul 2019)
Impairment
The impairment to her right leg is a result of the effects of polio. (Athlete, 14 Jul 2019; engelliler.net, 26 Jul 2010)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Powerlifting World Championships Busan 2006 (Busan, South Korea)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's -44 kg Final Round 9
2010 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Up to 48.00kg Final 2010-07-26 9999
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's -48 kg Final Round 2012-09-01 4
2014 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Up to 50.00 kg MD Final 2014-04-07 5
Mexico City 2017 World Para Powerlifting Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Up to 55.00kg Final 2017-12-03 9999