Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began powerlifting in September 2012.
Why this sport?
She started swimming in 2012 and decided to go to the gym to help improve her strength. She was inspired to concentrate solely on Para powerlifting after watching the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland.
To compete at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, QLD, Australia. (sponsorise.me, 25 Jul 2017)
She was born with a congenital bone condition, which was diagnosed at age two. As a result, she has had a bone infection and undergone hip replacements. (katiecooke.com, 27 Aug 2017)