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Catherine Mary Partlow

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
T20

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She fell in love with athletics after becoming a member of the Special Olympics at age 13.
Why this sport?
She tried many different sports before falling in love with athletics. “I love to run, and feel like I am flying when I am on the track.”

General interest

Awards and honours
In September 2012 she received the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal. (durhamregion.com, 08 Jul 2014)