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Julie Smith

Athletics
1

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T46

Further personal information

Residence
Maryborough, QLD, AUS
Higher education
Occupational Therapy

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began competing in 1993.

International debut

Year
2008
Competing for
Australia

General interest

Hobbies
Camping, hiking. (paralympic.org.au, 11 Jan 2010)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a bronze medal at the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing. (paralympic.org.au, 11 Jan 2010)
Most influential person in career
Her family. (paralympic.org.au, 11 Jan 2010)
Hero / Idol
Australian rugby league player Wally Lewis. (paralympic.org.au, 11 Jan 2010)
Impairment
She has no fingers on her left hand and has a pectoral muscle missing. (paralympic.org.au, 11 Jan 2010)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m T46 Heat 1 2
Women's 100 m T46 Final Round 4
Women's 200 m T46 Heat 2 1
Women's 200 m T46 Final Round 3