S10, SB9, SM10
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming at age six in Klaksvik, Faroe Islands.
Why this sport?
Her father worked at the local swimming pool so she took up the sport through his influence.
Club / Team
ISB Foroyar: Faroe Islands
Name of coach
Torkin Morkore [national, father]
Memorable sporting achievement
Achieving a personal best at the 2015 German Open. (Athlete, 10 Jul 2015)
Most influential person in career
Her father. (Athlete, 10 Jul 2015)
Hero / Idol
Faroese swimmer Pal Joensen. (Athlete, 10 Jul 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Get stronger, constant training, staying positive." (Athlete, 10 Jul 2015)
Awards and honours
She was the Faroe Islands' flag bearer at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (myinfo.rio2016.com, 06 Sep 2016)
Her impairment affects the right side of her brain. (Athlete, 10 Jul 2015)
|Women's 50 m Freestyle S10||Heat 1||2015-07-13||20|
|Women's 100 m Breaststroke SB9||Heat 1||2015-07-15||12|
|Women's 100 m Butterfly S10||Heat 2||2015-07-17||9999|
|Women's 100 m Freestyle S10||Heat 1||2015-07-18||18|
|Women's 400 m Freestyle S10||Heat 2||2015-07-19||15|
|Women's 50 m Freestyle S10||Heat 1||2016-09-09||7|
|Women's 100 m Freestyle S10||Heat 1||2016-09-13||6|
|Women's 400 m Freestyle S10||Heat 1||2016-09-15||5|