Charlotte Saville

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
F37, T37

Further personal information

Languages
English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She has been competing since 2000.

International debut

Year
2006
Competing for
Australia

General interest

Hobbies
Singing, listening to music, motorcycle riding, surfing, bodyboarding, swimming. (paralympic.org.au, 11 Jan 2010)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold medals in the 100m and 200m at the 2006 Far East and South Pacific Games [FESPIC] for the Disabled in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (paralympic.org.au, 11 Jan 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"If you want something, go out and get it. Don't let your dreams pass you by." (paralympic.org.au, 11 Jan 2010)
Awards and honours
She received Wheelchair Sports Victoria's Most Improved Junior Award for 2004. (paralympic.org.au, 11 Jan 2010)

Received the Eastern Metro School Sports Award from Victorian School Sports in 2002. (paralympic.org.au, 11 Jan 2010)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Javelin F35-38 Final Round 10