Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Adelaide, SA, AUS
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began training in 2006.
Why this sport?
She was spotted by a talent scout, Australian Paralympian Katrina Webb-Denis, and invited to a talent search day in Adelaide, SA, Australia.
Name of coach
Brett Robinson [national], AUS
Kate (paralympic.org.au, 06 Jan 2010)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing. (kellyodwyer.com.au, 25 Jun 2012)
Hero / Idol
Australian Paralympic sprinter Katrina Webb-Denis. (paralympic.org.au, 14 May 2011)
An ankle injury caused her to miss the T38 100m final at the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing. (abc.net.au, 10 Sep 2008)
Her cerebral palsy affects the left side of her body, in the leg and lower arm. (paralympic.org.au, 14 May 2011)
|Women's 100 m T38||Heat 1||3|
|Women's 100 m T38||Final Round||9999|
|Women's 200 m T38||Heat 1||3|
|Women's 200 m T38||Final Round||5|
|Women's Long Jump F37/38||Final Round||2012-08-31||11|
|Women's 100 m T38||Heat 2||2012-09-01||5|
|Women's 4x100 m T35-38||Final Round||2012-09-04||4|
|Women's 200 m T38||Heat 2||2012-09-06||4|