Caitlin Botha

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
S8, SB7

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up competitive swimming in 2012.
Club / Team
Dolphins Swimming Club: Windhoek, NAM

General interest

Awards and honours
She was nominated for the 2014 and 2015 Namibia Sports Commission [NSC] Disabled Junior Sportswoman of the Year award. (lelamobile.com, 21 Oct 2015; confidente.com.na, 30 Oct 2014)
Other information
NATIONAL FIRST
At the 2013 South African Sports Association for the Physically Disabled [SASAPD] National Championships, she became the first-ever junior female para-swimmer to represent Namibia at the event. (blog.virginactive.co.za, 10 Apr 2013)