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VARGAS Yeny
Sport Para athletics
NPC Peru   
GenderWomen
Age25
Place of BirthArequipa, PER
Height1.51 m
Weight 53 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T47
Further Personal Information
Residence
Lima, PER
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Spanish
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport at the end of 2013 in Arequipa, Peru.
Why this sport?
Running made her feel happy.
Club / Team
Sin Limites: Lima, PER
Name of coach
Miguel Calmet, PER, from 2016
Training Regime
She trains for five hours a day at the Chorrillos Military School in Peru.
General Interest
Hobbies
Reading, listening to music. (Athlete, 10 Sep 2016)
Most influential person in career
Science professor Susan Anerya Llasa. (Athlete, 10 Sep 2016)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican sprinter Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce. (Athlete, 10 Sep 2016)
Impairment
She was involved in a domestic accident in 2002, which resulted in her left arm being amputated below the elbow. (diariocorreo.pe, 29 Dec 2013)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
7 2016 400m T47 1:09.63
Round 1 2016 200m T47 31.49
ParaPan American Games
Rank Year Event Result
13 2019 200m T47 31.86
8 2019 400m T47 1:09.22