Kate Kelly

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
F32

Further personal information

Residence
Calverstown, IRL
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
English, French

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up para-athletics in Kildare, Ireland.
Why this sport?
She was encouraged to take up the sport by the Irish Sport Council's sports inclusion development officer, Aine Coogan.
Name of coach
Dave Sweeney [national], IRL
Training Regime
She trains three days a week in Rossgrange, Ireland.

General interest

Hobbies
Technology. (kildare-nationalist.ie, 14 May 2015)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (kildare-nationalist.ie, 14 May 2015)
Impairment
She was born with cerebral palsy, which mainly affects her legs. (kildare-nationalist.ie, 14 May 2015)