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TALLON Rosemary
Sport Para athletics
NPC Ireland   
GenderWomen
Age59
Place of BirthDublin, IRL
Weight 57 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Classification
F52
Further Personal Information
Higher education
Public Relations - Dundalk Institute of Technology: Ireland
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport in Ireland in 2003.
Senior International Debut
Year
2003
Competing for
Ireland
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Assen
General Interest
Impairment
She has muscular myopathy [muscle weakness] and avascular necrosis [bone damage due to lack of blood supply]. (Athlete, 16 Dec 2010)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
4 2004 Javelin Throw F33-34/52-53 8.72 
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
6 2006 Discus Throw F33-34/51-53 11.03
6 2006 Javelin Throw F33-34/52-53 7.86
4 2011 Shot Put F52/53 3.15
5 2011 Discus Throw F51-53 7.43