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DJUPSKAS Ingrid
Sport Para swimming
NPC Norway   
GenderWomen
Age33
Place of BirthBærum, NOR
Height1.63 m
Weight 65 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S9, SB7, SM8
Further Personal Information
Residence
Drammen, NOR
Languages
Norwegian, English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming in 2005.
Why this sport?
She chose swimming because she could not cycle or play football, and liked being in the water.
Club / Team
Drammen Swimming Club: Norway
Name of coach
Ronny Skaarlien [club]; Morten Eklund [national], NOR
Senior International Debut
Year
2006
Competing for
Norway
Location
Denmark
General Interest
Most influential person in career
Her first coaches Ulf Riise and Charlotte Kunz, and her parents. (Athlete, 26 Aug 2010)
Superstitions / Rituals / Beliefs
"A day without practice is a day without meaning." (Athlete, 26 Aug 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Impossible is nothing." (Athlete, 26 Aug 2010)
Other sports
She has been Norway's national para-boccia champion. (Athlete, 26 Aug 2010)
Impairment
She suffers from a fixated right hip, back, thoracic lumbar, and from epilepsy, the result of cancer diagnosed at age eight. (Athlete, 26 Aug 2010)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
10 2010 100m Breaststroke SB7 2:08.92
6 2013 100m Breaststroke SB7 1:53.99
8 2013 200m Individual Medley SM8 3:33.17
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
5 2014 200m Individual Medley SM8 3:29.64
2 2014 4 x 50m Freestyle Relay 20 Points 3:02.43
5 2014 100m Breaststroke SB7 1:55.70
2 2014 4 x 50m Medley Relay 20 Points 3:16.59