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Elizabeth Fideler

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
S9, SB8, SM9

Further personal information

Residence
United States
Languages
English
Higher education
Public Relations - University of Wisconsin Whitewater: United States

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
"Swimming makes me feel free. It's where I don't have to use my eyes if I don't want to, I can use my stroke count and just enjoy the water."
Club / Team
J-Hawk Aquatic Club: Whitewater, WI, USA

General interest

Impairment
She has nystagmus, a condition where her eyes move uncontrollably. She also has mild cerebral palsy. (youtube.com, 21 Jun 2016)
Other information
OTHER ACTIVITIES
She is a swim instructor for the Water Safety Patrol at Williams Bay, WI, United States of America. She also volunteers at swim meets at J-Hawk Aquatic Club. (Facebook profile, 17 May 2017; youtube.com, 21 Jun 2016)