Athletics | Swimming
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up para-athletics at age 14.
Why this sport?
She was originally involved in para-swimming before switching to para-athletics. "I just didn't enjoy it [swimming] anymore and wanted to do a sport I enjoyed. I still do it for fun but I've always liked running and I've always done athletics in school."
Club / Team
Lagan Valley AC: Northern Ireland
Name of coach
John Glover [club]; Roger Sexton
Fon Steele (Twitter profile, 27 Aug 2016)
Most influential person in career
Her father. (sseairtricity.com, 2014)
Hero / Idol
British track cyclist Chris Hoy. (sseairtricity.com, 2014)
She has competed in para-swimming at national level in Ireland. (swimireland.ie, 28 Apr 2013)
To win a medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (tyronecourier.uk.com, 20 Jul 2016)