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EDMISTON Sarah
Sport Para athletics
NPC Australia   
GenderWomen
Age43
Place of BirthLower Hutt, NZL
Height1.77 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F44
Further Personal Information
Marital status
Married
Family
Husband Paul Edmiston and children
Residence
Perth, WA, AUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She started competing in athletics at age six.
Club / Team
North Beach Athletics: Perth, WA, AUS
Name of coach
Paul Edmiston [club, husband], AUS
General Interest
Nicknames
Bunny (nbablues.com, 06 Apr 2017)
Hobbies
Gardening, volleyball. (athletics.com.au, 2017; nbablues.com, 06 Apr 2017)
Most influential person in career
Husband and coach Paul Edmiston. (nbablues.com, 06 Apr 2017)
Hero / Idol
Australian former winter athlete, spinal injury survivor and author Janine Shepherd. (nbablues.com, 06 Apr 2017)
Famous relatives
Her husband Paul Edmiston competed in athletics at national level in Australia, and is the founder of the North Beach Athletics club in Perth, WA, Australia. (Paul Edmiston Instagram profile, 01 Jul 2017; nbablues.com, 06 Apr 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (paralympic.org, 07 June 2017)
Impairment
Her impairment is the result of a water skiing accident. (athletics.com.au, 2017)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
3 2017 Discus Throw F44 33.80
7 2017 Shot Put F44 8.04