Maria Vasco

                           By: Madalyn Michalewicz

Athlete Info

Athlete Name:Maria Vasco

  • Birthdate:December 26, 1975

  • Birthplace:Barcelona, Spain

  • Where she lives now: Barcelona, Spain

  • Sport: Race Walker

  • Competition:Kjersti Platzer, Tatyana Shemyakina, Wang  Liping

 

Geography Info:

Barcelona is the capital city of the autonomous community of Catalonia in Spain and Spain’s second most populated city, with a population of 1.6 million.  It’s the largest metropolis on the Mediterranean Sea, located on the coast between the mouths of the rivers Llobregat and Besos.

  • When she was younger she liked running.

  • Spain was the third most visited country in the world in 2013.