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VIDOT Elvina
Sport Para athletics
NPC France   
GenderWomen
Age26
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T11
Guide
Loic Squarnec
Further Personal Information
Residence
Paris, FRA
Occupation
Student
Languages
French
Higher education
Law - Pantheon-Assas University: Paris, FRA
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up para-athletics at age 15, and began training seriously in 2012.
Club / Team
Paris Universite Club: France
Name of coach
Arthemon Hatungimana [club]; Jean-Baptiste Souche [national], FRA
Training Regime
She trains five times a week.
General Interest
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games. (reunion.la1ere.fr, 01 Aug 2015; enroutepourrio.eu, 20 Mar 2015)
Impairment
At age 15 her vision became impaired due to the effects of glaucoma. (reunion.la1ere.fr, 01 Aug 2015)
Other information
REUNION TO EUROPE
She is originally from the French department of Reunion, an island near Madagascar. She moved to Paris, France at age 15 to join the national institute for blind youth. (reunion.la1ere.fr, 01 Aug 2015)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
8 2013 Long Jump T11 3.46
Semifinal 2013 100m T11 14.12
Semifinal 2013 200m T11 29.97
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
5 2014 Long Jump T11 3.71
2 2014 100m T11 13.79
Semifinal 2014 200m T11  DNF