Georgina Griffin

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Short stature
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
F40

Further personal information

Residence
Cork, IRL
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
English
Higher education
Psychology - Waterford Institute of Technology: Ireland

Sport specific information

Club / Team
Waterford AC: Ireland
Name of coach
Dave Sweeney [national], IRL

General interest

Nicknames
Gina (Facebook profile, 07 Nov 2016)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"When the whole world is silent, even one voice becomes powerful." (Twitter profile, 02 Dec 2016)
Other sports
She competed in para-sailing for the Kinsale Yacht Club's Sailabilty Class at the 2016 President's Cup and Hansa Nationals in Kinsale, Ireland. (Facebook profile, 15 Aug 2016; kyc.ie, 14 Aug 2016)
Impairment
She was born with achondroplasia, a condition that affects bone growth. (corkindependent.com, 23 Jul 2013)