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Carlee Beattie

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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T47, F46

Further personal information

Residence
Brisbane, QLD, AUS
Occupation
Athlete, Nutritionist
Languages
English
Higher education
Health Science, Nutrition - Endeavour College of Natural Health: Brisbane, QLD, AUS

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport in school.
Why this sport?
She enjoyed the challenge.
Club / Team
Queen Elizabeth II Track Club: Brisbane, QLD, AUS
Name of coach
Gary Bourne [national], AUS
Training Regime
She trains at the Queensland Academy of Sport [QAS] in Brisbane, QLD, Australia.

International debut

Year
2008
Competing for
Australia
Tournament
Paralympic Games
Location
Beijing, CHN

General interest

Nicknames
Carlz (Facebook page, 30 Mar 2015)
Memorable sporting achievement
Jumping over six metres at the Sydney Track Classic in Australia, and breaking the F46/47 world record. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2015)
Most influential person in career
Coach Gary Bourne. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2015)
Hero / Idol
Australian cricketer Adam Gilchrist. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2015)
Injuries
She underwent ankle surgery in February 2014 and returned to training 10 months later. (Facebook page, 13 Dec 2014)

A hamstring injury kept her out of competition at the start of 2012. (themorningbulletin.com.au, 31 Jan 2012)

An injury prevented her competing in the javelin at the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing, but she still ran in the 100m and 200m events. (warwickdailynews.com.au, 27 Apr 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Give it your all." (Athlete, 23 Oct 2015)
Other sports
She has played netball at state level in Australia. (paralympic.org.au, 28 Oct 2010)
Impairment
She was born with an underdeveloped left arm. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2015; paralympic.org.au, 28 Oct 2010)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m T46 Heat 2 7
Women's 200 m T46 Heat 1 7
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 200 m T46 Heat 1 2011-01-22 1
Women's 200 m T46 Final 2011-01-23 7
Women's Long Jump F46 Final 2011-01-24 2
Women's 100 m T46 Heat 2 2011-01-24 2
Women's 100 m T46 Final 2011-01-25 3
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Long Jump F46 Final Round 2012-09-02 2
Women's 100 m T46 Heat 2 2012-09-04 4
Women's 100 m T46 Final Round 2012-09-05 9999
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Long Jump T46 Final 1 2013-07-23 2
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Long Jump T47 Final 1 2015-10-23 1
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Long Jump T47 Final Round 2016-09-08 3