Athletics | Swimming
Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up para-athletics in 2006 after giving up para-swimming.
Why this sport?
She was not enjoying para-swimming and felt she needed a change. "I love athletics - it's really social. I never feel like I'm going training."
Most influential person in career
Her mother. (sportcentric.com, 01 Dec 2006)
Hero / Idol
British Paralympic sprinter John McFall. (beijing2008.community.sequence.co.uk, 14 Jan 2010)
Awards and honours
She received the Newport Disabled Sports Personality of the Year Award in 2003. (disabilitysportwales.org, 14 Jan 2010)
She competed at the 2006 World Swimming Championships in Durban, South Africa, qualifying for the SB8 100m breaststroke final. (powerof10.info, 06 Dec 2011)
She was born without her left hand and forearm.
|Women's 100 m T46||Heat 1||9|
|Women's 200 m T46||Heat 1||9|
|Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB8||Final Round||8|
|Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB8||Heats||7|