Athlete Biography

Type of Impairment
Visual impairment

Origin of Impairment
Congenital - Genetic

Impairment Details
She was born with albinism, and retains only 5-7% vision in both eyes.

Start of sporting career
She began running at age 10, before being attracted into trying the other two disciplines of triathlon

Ambitions
To compete at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Awards
In 2013 she was named Athlete of the Year of the city of Vigo, Spain in a gala organised by the regional government.

Competition Highlights

RankEventYearLocationResult
World Championships
1TRI-62012Auckland, NZL1:02:41
2TRI-6b2013London, GBR1:15:29
3PT52014Edmonton, AB, CAN1:11:38

Athlete Other Sports: She has competed in para-cycling and para-triathlon at international level.

Athlete Education: Medicine, Physiotherapy - Facultad de Santiago, Santiago de Compostela, ESP

Athlete Coach: Luis Pina (ESP)

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