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DIMOGLOU Alexandra
Sport Para athletics
NPC Greece   
GenderWomen
Age38
Place of BirthThessaloniki, GRE
Height1.67 m
Weight 60 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
T13
Further Personal Information
Residence
Kavala, GRE
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Greek, English
Higher education
Economics - University of Macedonia: Thessaloniki, GRE
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport in 1993 in Kavala, Greece.
Why this sport?
"My father was an athlete and he took me to compete."
Club / Team
Iris Kavala: Greece
Name of coach
Katerina Drakou [club]
Coach from what year?
1993
Senior International Debut
Year
1995
Competing for
Greece
General Interest
Hobbies
Music, movies, travel. (Athlete, 29 Jan 2011)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a silver medal in the 400m and bronze medals in the 100m and 200m at the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing. (Athlete, 30 Aug 2012)
Most influential person in career
Her sister. (Athlete, 30 Aug 2012)
Hero / Idol
Greek Olympian Voula Patoulidou. (Athlete, 29 Jan 2011)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"To live every moment, to dream, to smile." (Athlete, 30 Aug 2012)
Awards and honours
She was named Best Athlete of the Year by the Panhellenic Association of Sports Editors in 2008. (karadassiou.com, 17 Dec 2008)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
2 2008 400m T13 56.09
3 2008 200m T13 25.59
3 2008 100m T13 12.56
3 2012 400m T13 56.91
4 2012 100m T13 12.53
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
4 2006 100m T13 12.66
4 2006 200m T13 26.68
3 2006 Long Jump F13 5.20
4 2011 100m T13 12.91
4 2011 200m T13 26.02
  2011 400m T13  DSQ