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MBODJ Fatimetou Mamadou
Sport Para athletics
NPC Mauritania   
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up para-athletics at age 11.
Why this sport?
After undergoing four operations in Spain as a girl, she returned to Mauritania determined to make the most of her life.
General Interest
She was born without a femur in her left leg. As a girl, she underwent four operations on the limb at a hospital in Pamplona, Spain. (, 10 Aug 2012;, 13 Jul 2012)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
18 2012 Javelin Throw F57/58 7.59