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UWAK Unyime
Sport Para athletics
NPC Nigeria   
GenderWomen
Age25
Height1.62 m
Weight 55 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T47
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English
Higher education
Federal Science and Technical Girls College: Uyo, NGR
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up Para athletics in 2009 in Uyo, Nigeria.
Why this sport?
"I wanted to prove to the world that there is ability in disability and to showcase my talent."
Club / Team
Akwa Ibom State Sports Council: Nigeria
Senior International Debut
Year
2012
Competing for
Nigeria
General Interest
Hobbies
Sports, singing, travelling. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2019)
Impairment
Her right hand was amputated due to an accident. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2019; paralympic.org, 29 Oct 2015)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
6 2012 200m T46 26.65 q
World Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
6 2015 200m T47 27.31
7 2015 100m T47 13.41
12 2019 200m T47 27.00