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Molly Hopkins

Athletics | Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S9, SB8, SM9

Further personal information

Languages
English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming at age four at the Ystradgynlais Sports Centre in Wales.
Name of coach
Rob Aubry [national], GBR

General interest

Other sports
She has competed in Para athletics [100m and long jump] at national youth level. (brecon-radnor.co.uk, 03 Nov 2015)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (brecon-radnor.co.uk, 03 Nov 2015)
Impairment
She was born without fibulas [calf bones] or any functional bones in her feet. Both her feet were amputated at age eight months. (brecon-radnor.co.uk, 03 Nov 2015)