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PAREDES Albor Maria
Sport Para powerlifting, Table Tennis
NPC Mexico   
GenderWomen
Age47
Height1.45 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Spanish
Sport Specific Information
Club / Team
Estado de Mexico: Mexico City, MEX
Senior International Debut
Year
2018
Competing for
Mexico
Location
Kitakyushu, JPN
General Interest
Nicknames
Mary (Athlete, 17 Dec 2015)
Hobbies
Watching films, spending time with her family. (Athlete, 17 Dec 2015)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a gold medal in table tennis at the 2015 Parapan American Games in Toronto, ON, Canada. (Athlete, 17 Dec 2015)
Most influential person in career
Her family. (Athlete, 17 Dec 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Never give up." (Athlete, 17 Dec 2015)
Awards and honours
She received the 2017 Hermila Galindo Medal. The honour is presented by the Mexico City Legislators Assembly to prominent women in the fields of human rights, culture, sport, science and research. (aldf.gob.mx, 13 Dec 2017, 30 Nov 2017)

In 2016 she was given the Sports Award in the Impaired Athlete of the Year category in Aguascalientes, Mexico. (palestraaguascalientes.com, 18 Oct 2016)
Other sports
She represented Mexico in table tennis at the Paralympic Games in 2008 and 2016. (SportsDeskOnline, 15 May 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships - Table Tennis
Rank Year Event Result
5 2010 Singles Class 5  
33 2010 Open Wheelchair  
5 2010 Team Class 5  
7 2014 Singles Class 5  
4 2014 Team Class 5  
Paralympic Games (Overall) - Table Tennis
Rank Year Event Result
Preliminary Round 2016 Singles Class 5  
Quarterfinal 2016 Team Class 4-5  
World Ranking (01 Nov 2015) - Table Tennis
Rank Year Event Result
10 2015 Singles Class 5  
44 2015 Open Wheelchair  
10 2015 Singles Class 5  
44 2015 Open Wheelchair  
12 2017 Singles Class 5  
46 2017 Open Wheelchair  
11 2017 Singles Class 5  
47 2017 Open Wheelchair  
11 2017 Singles Class 5  
47 2017 Open Wheelchair