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AZENAW Yengus Dese
Sport Para athletics
NPC Ethiopia   
GenderWomen
Age26
Height1.45 m
Weight 45 kg
Human Interest
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)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Round 1 2012 200m T46 29.96
Round 1 2012 100m T46 14.41
6 2012 400m T46 1:04.93
Round 1 2016 400m T47  DSQ
Round 1 2016 200m T47  DSQ