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EDWARD Regina Wala
Sport Para athletics, Para powerlifting
NPC Papua New Guinea   
GenderWomen
Age32
Height1.45 m
Weight 85 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
F44
Further Personal Information
Residence
Port Moresby, PNG
Occupation
Athlete, Human Resources
Languages
English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up para-athletics in 2009 in Central Province, Papua New Guinea.
Why this sport?
Her uncle introduced her to the sport and was her first coach.
Club / Team
Abau Club: Papua New Guinea
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Qualifying for the 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi, India. (Athlete, 26 Oct 2015)
Most influential person in career
Her parents. (Athlete, 26 Oct 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"No pain, no gain." (Athlete, 26 Oct 2015)
Other sports
She competed in para-powerlifting at the 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi, India. (thecgf.com, 2010)
Impairment
Her impairment is the result of a birth defect. (Athlete, 26 Oct 2015)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships - Para athletics
Rank Year Event Result
  2015 Discus Throw F44  DNS
4 2015 Shot Put F44 8.42
Commonwealth Games - Para powerlifting
Rank Year Event Result
12 2010 Bench Press 46.7