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Ruby Storm

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S14, SB14, SM14

Further personal information

Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming at age seven.
Why this sport?
She was influenced by her sister to take up the sport.
Club / Team
University of the Sunshine Coast [USC] Spartans: Australia
Name of coach
Nathan Doyle [club]; Brendan Burkett [national], AUS

General interest

Hobbies
Drawing, watching movies. (swimming.org.au, 13 Feb 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in the mixed S14 4x100m freestyle relay and competing in the women's S14 100m butterfly final at the 2019 World Championships in London, England. (swimming.org.au, 01 Mar 2020)
Hero / Idol
Her father. (swimming.org.au, 01 Mar 2020)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Give it your all." (swimming.org.au, 13 Feb 2019)
Awards and honours
In 2018 she received Rising Star and Annual Junior awards from the Gippsland Sports Academy in Newborough, VIC, Australia. (sportgippsland.org.au, 20 Aug 2018; gold1242.com.au, 26 May 2018)
Other information
OTHER ACTIVITIES
She has trained to become a qualified florist. (Instagram profile, 09 May 2022; Flowers by Ruby Instagram profile, 08 May 2022)