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SILVA Nurya
Sport Sitting Volleyball
NPC Brazil   
GenderWomen
Age28
Place of BirthCromínia, BRA
Height1.64 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Classification
D
Further Personal Information
Residence
Cromínia, BRA
Languages
Portuguese
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began playing sitting volleyball in 2014.
Why this sport?
She learned about the sport from a clerk at a prosthetics store.
Club / Team
Association of Physically Impaired of Aparecida de Goiania [ADAP]: Brazil
Name of coach
Jose Agtonio Guedes Dantas [national], BRA
Training Regime
She has four three-hour training sessions a week.
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Representing Brazil at international competitions. (globoesporte.globo.com, 11 Mar 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
3 2016 Team  
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
5 2018 Team