Ryanne Carr

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T61, F61

General interest

Other sports
She has competed in Para swimming at national junior level. She also participated in Para archery at the 2014 Endeavor Games in Edmond, OK, United States of America. (juniornationals2017.com, 2017; woodcountymonitor.com, 18 Jun 2014)
Famous relatives
Her younger adopted sister Rina competed in Para athletics and Para swimming at the 2014 Endeavor Games in Edmond, OK, United States of America. (woodcountymonitor.com, 18 Jun 2014)
Impairment
She was born missing both legs and the lower part of her right arm as the result of amniotic band syndrome when she was in the womb. In 2014 she had cartilage and bone removed from her legs to make her prosthetics fit more comfortably. (newsok.com, 11 Jun 2016; woodcountymonitor.com, 18 Jun 2014)
Other information
FROM KAZAKHSTAN TO THE USA
Born in Kazakhstan, she was adopted by Katrina and Mike Carr and moved to their home in Mineola, TX, United States of America. (woodcountymonitor.com, 18 Jun 2014)