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HERNÁNDEZ GODINEZ Mayra
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC Mexico   
GenderWomen
Age31
Place of BirthGuadalajara, MEX
Height1.36 m
Weight 44 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Spanish
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2014 in Guadalajara, Mexico.
Why this sport?
"The sport is the best discipline, and I feel very good."
Club / Team
Jalisco State: Guadalajara, MEX
Senior International Debut
Year
2015
Competing for
Mexico
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver in the -50kg event at the 2019 Parapan American Games in Lima, Peru. (gob.mx, 29 Aug 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"If others can do it, I can do it too." (Athlete, 04 Dec 2017)
Awards and honours
In 2015 she received a sports merit award from the city council in Guadalajara, Mexico. (polideportivo.mx, 17 Dec 2015)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (paralympic.org, 11 Aug 2017)
Impairment
She has spina bifida. (Athlete, 04 Dec 2017)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
  2021 50kg  NoM
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
11 2017 50kg 76.0
9 2019 45kg 80.0
ParaPan American Games
Rank Year Event Result
2 2019 50kg 83