Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency

Further personal information

Residence
Virginia, USA

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming when she was five years old.
Why this sport?
Her father Lee Gibbs was a swimming coach, and both her elder brothers swam.

General interest

Impairment
She was born with no right arm below her elbow. She competes in the S9 category. (chesterfieldobserver.com, 15 Mar 2006)
Other information
FROM KOREA TO USA
Her parents adopted her from Korea when she was six months old. (chesterfieldobserver.com, 15 Mar 2006)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Swimming World Championships Durban 2006 (Durban, South Africa)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 200 m Individual Medley SM9 Heats 15
Women's 100 m Butterfly S9 Final Round 8
Women's 100 m Butterfly S9 Heats 7
Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB8 Heats 12
Women's 100 m Backstroke S9 Heats 16