Para Ice Hockey
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Edmonton, AB, CAN
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began playing para-ice hockey at age nine.
Why this sport?
"I like how fast the game is, how physical it can get and how intense it is."
Club / Team
Edmonton Impact: Canada
Name of coach
Tara Chisholm [national]
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Photography. (Canadian Women's Sledge Hockey, 12 Oct 2016)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Stay positive and never give up." (Women's Sledge Hockey of Canada YouTube channel, 21 Oct 2014)
To compete at the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (gofundme.com, 08 Sep 2015)
At six months old a form of cancer named neuroblastoma was found on her spinal cord. She overcame the cancer but the illness damaged her spinal cord, limiting the use of her legs. (gofundme.com, 08 Sep 2015)