DEBRUNNER Catherine

11 Apr 1995
26
Female
T53
METTENDORF
 
Switzerland

Events and Medals

Discipline Event Rank Medal
ATH Athletics Women's 100m - T53 6
Women's 400m - T53 1 Gold Medal
Women's 800m - T53 3 Bronze Medal

Schedule

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Olympic Stadium - Track
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Olympic Stadium - Track
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Olympic Stadium - Track
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Biographical Information

Highlights

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RankEventYearLocationResult
Paralympic Games
7400m - T532016Rio de Janeiro, BRA58.29
9800m - T532016Rio de Janeiro, BRA1:55.04
121500m - T542016Rio de Janeiro, BRA3:32.71
World Championships
1400m - T532019Dubai, UAE56.74
2800m - T532019Dubai, UAE1:53.19
2Women's 200m T532015Doha, QAT30.64
4100m - T532015Doha, QAT17.65
41500m - T542015Doha, QAT3:42.44
51500m - T542019Dubai, UAE3:35.85
5800m - T532015Doha, QAT1:54.29
5100m - T532013Lyon, FRA18.62
5Women's 200m T532013Lyon, FRA32.33
5400m - T532013Lyon, FRA58.35
8800m - T532013Lyon, FRA1:56.44
95000m - T542015Doha, QAT12:17.22
European Championships
1100m - T532021Bydgoszcz, POL17.26
1400m - T532021Bydgoszcz, POL55.71
1800m - T532021Bydgoszcz, POL1:56.14
31500m - T542021Bydgoszcz, POL3:39.08
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Sports, listening to music, cooking, spending time outdoors. (tagblatt.ch, 29 Feb 2020; Athlete, 08 Nov 2019)
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Teacher
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Teaching - Thurgau University of Education, Kreuzlingen, SUI
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English, French, German
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She began wheelchair racing in 2003. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2019)
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She took part in a multi-sports event for children using wheelchairs. There she met coach Paul Odermatt, who invited her to start training. "I was quickly inspired by the sport." (tagblatt.ch, 29 Feb 2020; Athlete, 21 Oct 2015)
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To win a medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (tagblatt.ch, 29 Feb 2020)
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Winning a gold medal in the T53 400m at the 2019 World Championships in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (geuensee.ch, 03 Dec 2019)
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Canadian wheelchair racer and politician Chantal Petitclerc. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2019)
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Coach Paul Odermatt, and her family. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2019)
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She received an acknowledgement at the 2019 Swiss Paralympic Night Gala in recognition of her achievements during the 2019 season. (nfz.ch, 01 Dec 2019)

She was named 2019 Third Best Athlete of the Year of Thurgau canton in Switzerland. (kreuzlinger-nachrichten.ch, 17 Feb 2020)

She received the Athlete with International Potential award at the 2008 International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation [IWAS] World Junior Games in New Jersey, United States of America. (iwasf.com, 01 Jan 2018)

In 2010 she was named Newcomer of the Year in Thurgau, Switzerland. (paraplegie.ch, 2019)
Legend
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Gold Medal
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Bronze Medal
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Gold Medal Event
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Silver Medal Event
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Bronze Medal Event
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