Athletics | Swimming
Type of Impairment
S6, SB6, SM6
Further personal information
Spokane, WA, USA
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She was introduced to the sport by coach Teresa Skinner at the St Luke's Rehabilitation Institute in Spokane, WA, United States.
Why this sport?
Her mother says that sports have changed Michelle's life in a positive way: “Being involved in sports has helped her with academics and she’s now a lot more outgoing.”
Club / Team
ParaSport Spokane: United States
She has competed in para-athletics at regional level. (Spokane Valley Online, 22 May 2009)
She was born with achondroplasia and is a person of short stature. (The Spokesman Review, 28 May 2009)