Yeni Aide Hernandez Mendieta
Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Further personal information
Design - University of Tlaxcala: Mexico
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport in 2005.
Why this sport?
She initially tried discus and shot put but did not enjoy them, so she switched to javelin.
Club / Team
Tlaxcala Sports Institute: Mexico
Name of coach
Martin Diaz, Vinicio Tonix
Listening to music, singing, astronomy. (lajornadadeoriente.com.mx, 06 Sep 2012)
Most influential person in career
Her family. (lajornadadeoriente.com.mx, 06 Sep 2012)
Hero / Idol
Mexican Paralympic athlete Jenny Reyes Velasco. (lajornadadeoriente.com.mx, 06 Sep 2012)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"With effort and dedication you can achieve big things, no matter how many obstacles are in your way. Every long journey starts with a small step." (sndigital.mx, 17 Jul 2012)
She has a degenerative condition that affects her hip. (lajornadadeoriente.com.mx, 06 Sep 2012)
|Women's Javelin F57/58||Final Round||2012-09-06||12|
|Women's Javelin F57/58||Final 1||2013-07-24||8|