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Melanie Bailiff

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T37

Further personal information

Residence
United States
Occupation
Student

Sport specific information

Club / Team
Airline High School Vikings: Bossier City, LA, USA

General interest

Most influential person in career
Her parents. (bossierpress.com, 21 Apr 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"I don't need easy, just possible." [US surfer Bethany Hamilton] (bossierpress.com, 21 Apr 2015)
Awards and honours
In 2015 she received the Young Heroes Award from Louisiana Public Broadcasting in United States of America. (bossierpress.com, 21 Apr 2015)
Impairment
She was born with cerebral palsy, resulting in weakness on the left side of her body. (shreveporttimes.com, 26 Nov 2014)