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TIIK Sirly
Sport Para athletics
NPC Estonia   
GenderWomen
Age47
Place of BirthTallinn, URS
Height1.69 m
Weight 68 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
F20
Further Personal Information
Residence
Tamsalu, EST
Occupation
Manufacturer
Languages
Estonian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up athletics in 1985 at age nine at Vaekula School in Rakvere, Estonia.
Why this sport?
She loved sport.
Club / Team
KJK Vike: Rakvere, EST
Name of coach
Liivi Runk, EST, from 2004
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2015 Grand Prix Final in London, England. (Athlete, 21 Oct 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Sport is a lifestyle." (Athlete, 21 Oct 2015)
Awards and honours
She was Estonia's flag bearer at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (myinfo.rio2016.com, 06 Sep 2016)

She was named the 2001 Laane-Virumaa Person of the Year in Estonia. (esbl.ee, 08 Sep 2012)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
3 2000 High Jump F20 1.44
1 2000 Javelin Throw F20 39.77
4 2000 Long Jump F20 4.89
3 2000 Shot Put F20 10.34
5 2012 Shot Put F20 11.54
8 2016 Shot Put F20 11.39
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
3 2002 Long Jump F20 4.97
8 2015 Shot Put F20 11.20
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
7 2016 Shot Put F20 11.12