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Yengus Dese Azenaw

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T47

Further personal information

Residence
Ethiopia
Occupation
Student

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up Para athletics seriously in 2012 in Adigrat, Ethiopia.
Why this sport?
Her primary school teacher encouraged her to take up the sport.
Club / Team
Tigray Regional State Paralympic Sports Association: Ethiopia
Name of coach
Nigatu Habtemariam [national], ETH

General interest

Hobbies
Watching movies and television. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)
Most influential person in career
The teacher who encouraged her to take up the sport. (Athlete, 07 Sep 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 200 m T46 Heat 2 2012-08-31 6
Women's 100 m T46 Heat 2 2012-09-04 5
Women's 400 m T46 Final Round 2012-09-08 6
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 400 m T47 Heat 2 2016-09-13 9999
Women's 200 m T47 Heat 1 2016-09-15 9999