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ÖZCAN Sümeyye
Sport Goalball, Para athletics, Para Taekwondo
NPC Türkiye   
GenderWomen
Age30
Place of BirthMalatya, TUR
Height1.65 m
Weight 55 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Further Personal Information
Languages
Turkish
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began in 2007 at age 15.
Why this sport?
"To show that my disability is my ability."
Senior International Debut
Year
2009
Competing for
Turkey
Opponent
Germany
Tournament
International Tournament
Location
Eskisehir, TUR
General Interest
Awards and honours
As a member of the Turkish female goalball team, she was presented with the Sakip Sabanci Sports Award in 2017 for winning gold at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (limitsizspor.com, 06 Jan 2017)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games - Goalball
Rank Year Event Result
1 2016 Team  
World Championships - Goalball
Rank Year Event Result
3 2014 Team  
European Championships - Goalball
Rank Year Event Result
1 2015 Team