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Zorobabelia Cordoba

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F46

Further personal information

Residence
Medellín, COL
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Spanish
Higher education
Pontifical Bolivarian University: Medellín, COL

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
Prior to her impairment, she began the heptathlon in 1988. She took up Para athletics in 2007.
Why this sport?
"I saw in sport another option, through it I was able to recover completely and here I am with many aspirations to continue representing Colombia."
Training Regime
She trains three hours a day from Monday to Saturday.

General interest

Nicknames
Zoro, La Gacela Negra [The Black Gazelle] (semana.com, 11 Feb 2013; Facebook profile, 10 Nov 2019)
Other sports
She represented Colombia in able-bodied heptathlon prior to her impairment. (semana.com, 11 Feb 2013)
Impairment
In 2007 she injured her knee and shoulder while competing in business volleyball competition in Colombia. (semana.com, 11 Feb 2013)