Ashley Nashleanas

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital

Further personal information

Higher education
Science - University of Notre Dame: South Bend, IN, USA

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming at age 10.
Why this sport?
"I thought swimming was fun and that I'd give it a try." She also wanted to be involved in something that she could do with sighted people.

General interest

Hobbies
Movies, shopping, playing flute and piano, going to church. (lemarssentinel.com, 09 Jun 2004)
Impairment
She was born with optic nerve hypoplasia that left her blind. (recsports.nd.edu, 23 Jan 2010)
Other information
RETIREMENT
She decided to stop swimming competitively in 2009. (recsports.nd.edu, 23 Jan 2010)