Elise Johanna van Scholl

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Short stature

Further personal information

Residence
Zwijndrecht, NED
Higher education
Media Studies - Graphic College Rotterdam: Netherlands

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at age four.
Why this sport?
''I really like swimming because in the pool it is not a problem that I am little.''

General interest

Injuries
In 2012 she had injuries to her shoulder and wrist. (vanscholl.nl, 18 Jun 2012)

She had a knee injury in 2011 which took over a year to recover from it. (vanscholl.nl, 18 Jun 2012)
Other sports
She has also competed in para-badminton at national level. (badmintonline.nl, 20 Apr 2015)
Impairment
She is born with achondroplasia and is a person of short stature. (vanscholl.nl, 18 Jun 2012)