Participants

Brianna COOP

Brianna COOP
    Athletics
Birth Date:  19 Feb 1998
Place of Birth:  CAIRNS
Country of birth:  AUS
Age:  20
Gender:   Female
Sport Class
T35

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Women's T35 100m 3 Bronze

Brianna COOP - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Wed, 11 Apr 21:22
Gold Medal Event Women's T35 100m Final
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Paralympic Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Women's 100m T35 4 15.56
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Women's 200m T35 5 33.08

World Championships
YearLocationEventRankResult
2017 London, GBR Women's 100m T35 4 15.30
2017 London, GBR Women's 200m T35 4 32.00
2015 Doha, QAT Women's 100m T35 3 15.11
2015 Doha, QAT Women's 200m T35 4 32.20

Hobbies

Watching YouTube videos and TV comedies, (athletics.com.au, 22 Mar 2018)


Coach

PERSONAL: Dayne O'HARA (athletics.com.au, 22 Mar 2018)


Reason: From Townsville, was introduced to athletics by her PE teacher, Marcia LANGRIN, in Year 7. (athletics.com.au, 22 Mar 2018)
Hero: Her father. (paralympic.org.au, 22 Mar 2018)
Ritual: Ahead of big competitions, likes to eat breakfast alone to focus on her event. (athletics.com.au, 22 Mar 2018)
Additional information

IMPAIRMENT DETAILS
Diagnosed with cerebral palsy in 2006. (Athletics North Queensland Facebook, 14 Apr 2015)


MEDAL SUCCESS
Bronze on her international debut, in the T35 100m, and finished fourth in the 200m at the 2015 IPC World Championships. (athletics.com.au, 22 Mar 2018)


INSPIRATION
Described watching Derek REDMOND (GBR) complete the 400m semifinal at the Barcelona 1992 Olympic Games after tearing a hamstring as a memorable moment. (paralympics.org.au, 22 Mar 2018)


GIVING BACK
Worked as a mentor at the Challenge Games, an athletics carnival in Queensland for students with a disability. (abc.net.au, 9 Sep 2016)



Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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