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Julie Crisp

Athletics | Swimming


Impairment information


Further personal information

Portland, OR, USA

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the javelin in 2004.
Why this sport?
She played football at college and learned about the Paralympic Games after seeing a picture of a Paralympic footballer on the internet. She attended a team training camp and team events. After learning that there was no US women's football team in the Paralympic Games at the time, she switched to swimming, and after competing at Athens 2004, she started athletics.

General interest

Other sports
She represented the US in swimming at the Athens Paralympic Games in 2004.
(, 09 Dec 2010)
Other information
She is a systems analyst. (;, 09 Dec 2010)


Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Javelin F35-38 Final Round 17
Athens 2004 Paralympic Games (Athens, Greece)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m Backstroke S7 Heat 1 2
Women's 100 m Backstroke S7 Final Round 5
Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM7 Heat 1 5
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Javelin F37/38 Final 2011-01-26 13