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FLORES Velia
Sport Para swimming
NPC Mexico   
GenderWomen
Age54
Place of BirthPachuca, MEX
Height1.50 m
Weight 55 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Classification
S7, SB6, SM7
Further Personal Information
Family
Husband Pedro Coello Ojeda, son Yussuám
Occupation
Technician
Languages
Spanish
Higher education
Technical Studies
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She started to practice the sport at age 26 with IMSS in the state of Morelos, Mexico.
Why this sport?
She likes the recreation and the physical activity that the sport provides.
Name of coach
Iván Santiago
General Interest
Hero / Idol
Mexican footballer Jorge Campos. (discapacinet.gob.mx, 06 Jun 2007)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
8 2000 100m Breaststroke SB6 2:08.76 
7 2000 4 x 50m Freestyle Relay 20 Points 3:47.94
6 2000 4 x 50m Medley Relay 20 Points 3:44.79
10 2004 400m Freestyle S7 6:33.54
10 2004 100m Breaststroke SB6 2:08.62
7 2004 4 x 50m Freestyle Relay 20 Points 4:07.09
  2004 4 x 50m Medley Relay 20 Points  DSQ
ParaPan American Games
Rank Year Event Result
1 2003 100m Freestyle S7 1:33.76
1 2003 400m Freestyle S7 6:46.00
1 2003 100m Backstroke S7 1:59.86
1 2003 100m Breaststroke SB6 2:10.96
1 2003 50m Butterfly S7 51.91
1 2003 200m Individual Medley SM7 3:53.02