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TUNUG Meryem Nur
Sport Para swimming
NPC Türkiye   
GenderWomen
Age13
Place of BirthAdana, TUR
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S5, SB5, SM5
Further Personal Information
Languages
Turkish
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming at age eight at Atlas Engelliler Genclik ve Spor Kulubu in Adana, Turkey.
Why this sport?
Swimming helped boost her self-confidence.
Club / Team
Atlas Engelliler Genclik ve Spor Kulubu: Adana, TUR
Training Regime
She trains five days a week, swimming up to five kilometres per day.
General Interest
Hero / Idol
Turkish Para swimmer Sumeyye Boyaci. (fanatik.com.tr, 03 Sep 2020)
Injuries
She was sidelined from international competition for one year between 2019 and 2020 after undergoing surgery. (fanatik.com.tr, 03 Sep 2020)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
Heats 2022 50m Butterfly S5 1:05.04
7 2022 200m Individual Medley SM5 4:48.94
8 2022 200m Freestyle S5 3:59.26
9 2022 100m Freestyle S5 1:52.85