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Anastasia Pagonis

Paralympian 2020

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May 2, 2004


Long Island, NY



classification: S11

Got into swimming when she first began losing her vision at 12 years old due to genetic retina disease and autoimmune retinopathy...Parents are Peter and Stacy...Has one brother, Eli...Hobbies include hanging out with her friends and social media where she uses her platform to educate fans about Paralympic sport and visual impairment...Also has a guide dog named Radar.
  • 2020 WPS World Series, 1st (400 freestyle, 200 individual medley), 4th (50 freestyle), 5th (200 freestyle)
  • One-time Paralympian (2020); Two-time Paralympic medalist (1 gold, 1 bronze)
  • Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020, gold (400-meter freestyle), 7th (50-meter freestyle), bronze (200-meter individual medley), 4th (100-meter freestyle)
  • Most Recent: 2022 – (GOLD, 200-meter individual medley, 100-meter freestyle, 400-meter freestyle)
  • Years of Participation: 2022
  • Medals: 3 (3 gold)
  • Gold - 2022 (200-meter individual medley, 100-meter freestyle, 400-meter freestyle)

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