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KARIUKI Hellen Wawira
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC Kenya   
GenderWomen
Age30
Weight 40 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence
Kenya
Languages
English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport in 2015 in Kenya.
Name of coach
Lena Nyaboke Marita [national]; Dennis Muga [national]
Senior International Debut
Year
2015
Competing for
Kenya
General Interest
Most influential person in career
Her mother. (Athlete, 02 Dec 2017)
Hero / Idol
Kenyan Para powerlifter Samson Okutto Abbayyo. (Athlete, 02 Dec 2017)
Impairment
She has spina bifida. (Athlete, 02 Dec 2017)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
5 2021 41kg 93.0
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
4 2017 41kg 80.0
  2021 41kg DNS
Commonwealth Games
Rank Year Event Result
4 2018 Bench Press Lightweight 96.0
3 2022 Bench Press Lightweight 98.5