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BAZUBAGIRA Claudine
Sport Sitting Volleyball
NPC Rwanda   
GenderWomen
Age38
Place of BirthNyarugenge, RWA
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
D
Further Personal Information
Residence
Rwanda
Languages
French, Swahili
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began playing sitting volleyball in 2005 in Kigali, Rwanda.
Club / Team
Bugesera: Rwanda
Name of coach
Peter Karreman [national], NED
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Setter
General Interest
Hobbies
Listening to music. (Athlete, 18 Sep 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Qualifying for the 2016 Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 18 Sep 2016)
Injuries
She suffered from an arm injury for six months in 2013. (Athlete, 18 Sep 2016)
Impairment
Her left leg is impaired as the result of a spinal infection. (Athlete, 18 Sep 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
8 2016 Team  
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
11 2018 Team