Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
New York, NY, USA
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began wheelchair racing at age 13.
Why this sport?
She began wheelchair racing as support training for her first sport, wheelchair tennis.
Club / Team
Beacon School: New York, NY, USA
She trains for an hour, three times a week.
Playing board games with her siblings. (wheelchairsportsfederation.org, 11 Dec 2016)
She has competed for the United States of America in junior World Cup wheelchair tennis competitions. She has also played for the New York Sled Rangers Para ice hockey team and attended national trials in the sport. (richmondtennis.org, 21 Jun 2017; ustafoundation.com, 15 Oct 2015)
To compete in wheelchair tennis at the Paralympic Games. (wheelchairsportsfederation.org, 11 Dec 2016)
She was born with spina bifida. (wheelchairsportsfederation.org, 11 Dec 2016)