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ACEVES Haidee
Sport Para swimming
NPC Mexico   
GenderWomen
Age27
Place of BirthGuadalajara, MEX
Height1.58 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S3, SB3, SM3
Further Personal Information
Residence
Mexico
Languages
English, Spanish
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming at age nine at the Teleton Children's Rehabilitation Centre in Mexico.
Why this sport?
She took up the sport as part of her rehabilitation. "[Swimming] helped me in my rehabilitation, and I love it."
Club / Team
Jalisco State: Guadalajara, MEX
Name of coach
Margarita Hernandez Contreras [personal], from 2012
General Interest
Hobbies
Travel, meeting new people. (Instagram profile, 17 Mar 2020)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning three medals at the 2011 Parapan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico. (Athlete, 03 Dec 2017)
Most influential person in career
Her family. (Athlete, 03 Dec 2017)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"When you want to do something with all your heart and all your strength, you'll always achieve it. There is no barrier or obstacle." (informador.com.mx, 17 Sep 2014)
Awards and honours
In 2018 she received the Jalisco State Youth Award in Mexico. (Instagram profile, 05 Dec 2018)

In 2016 and 2018 she was presented with an Award for Sports Merit by the Jalisco State Council for Sports Development [CODE] in Mexico. (informador.com.mx, 18 Dec 2018, 23 Oct 2016)
Impairment
She has arthrogryposis multiplex congenita. The condition affects the flexibility of her joints. (Athlete, 03 Dec 2017; milenio.com, 04 Feb 2010)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
7 2012 100m Freestyle S3 2:28.96
6 2012 50m Freestyle S3 1:09.99 Q
Heats 2016 100m Freestyle S3 2:18.91
9 2016 50m Backstroke S3 1:06.96 
14 2016 50m Freestyle S4 1:02.36 
ParaPan American Games
Rank Year Event Result
15 2019 50m Freestyle S5 1:02.79
11 2019 100m Freestyle S5 2:15.95
5 2019 50m Butterfly S5 1:09.65
9 2019 200m Freestyle S5 4:57.16
3 2019 50m Backstroke S3 1:05.84
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
6 2010 50m Freestyle S3 1:12.56
3 2010 200m Freestyle S3 5:17.95
3 2010 50m Butterfly S3 1:12.76
10 2010 50m Backstroke S3 1:28.20
3 2010 100m Freestyle S3 2:30.64
3 2013 200m Freestyle S3 5:10.50
3 2013 50m Breaststroke SB2 1:25.20
6 2013 50m Freestyle S3 1:09.58
8 2013 50m Backstroke S3 1:19.21
6 2013 100m Freestyle S3 2:28.91
7 2013 150m Individual Medley SM3 4:24.14
  2013 50m Butterfly S3  DSQ
7 2015 100m Freestyle S3 2:28.92
5 2015 50m Backstroke S3 1:07.55
4 2017 50m Backstroke S3 1:06.39
6 2017 100m Freestyle S3 2:26.85
5 2017 50m Freestyle S3 1:02.58
5 2019 50m Backstroke S3 1:05.55
Heats 2019 50m Freestyle S4 1:03.60
5 2019 100m Freestyle S3 2:16.61