Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
SB14

Further personal information

Residence
Pembroke Pines, FL, USA
Occupation
Student

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming at age 18 months, and took up the sport competitively at age eight.
Why this sport?
She was influenced to take up the sport after watching older brother Donovan swim in competitions.
Club / Team
Nautical Milers [USA] / Plantation Swim Team [USA]:
Name of coach
Jimmy Parmenter [Plantation Swim Team], USA

General interest

Awards and honours
She was named 2015 Broward County Special Olympics Athlete of the Year in United States of America. (sun-sentinel.com, 14 Oct 2015)
Other sports
She has competed in surfing, paddle boarding, bowling, volleyball, basketball and skiing in the Special Olympics of Broward County in United States of America. (sun-sentinel.com, 14 Oct 2015)
Impairment
She was diagnosed with autism at age 14 months. (sun-sentinel.com, 14 Oct 2015)