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PEREIRA Pamela
Sport Sitting Volleyball
NPC Brazil   
GenderWomen
Age31
Place of BirthBalsas, BRA
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
D
Further Personal Information
Family
One son
Residence
Balsas, BRA
Languages
Portuguese
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up sitting volleyball three months after her accident.
Why this sport?
She was encouraged to take up sitting volleyball by an assistant coach of the Brazilian national team, who she met in a supermarket.
Club / Team
Association of Physically Impaired of Aparecida de Goiania [ADAP]: Brazil
Name of coach
Jose Agtonio Guedes Dantas [national], BRA
Senior International Debut
Year
2016
Competing for
Brazil
Tournament
International Tournament
Location
Anji, CHN
General Interest
Impairment
She was involved in a motorcycle accident in 2014, which resulted in her left leg being amputated below the knee. (globoesporte.globo.com, 11 Mar 2016; opopular.com.br, 15 May 2016)

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