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Sabra Hawkes



Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy

Further personal information

Chula Vista, CA, USA
Athlete, Student
Higher education
Health Promotion - Keene State College: United States

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began running during her sophomore year of high school.
Why this sport?
Her high school did not have a track and field team. She decided to enter an event for athletes with an impairment, even though she had not had any coaching, and surprised herself by winning.

General interest

Sailing, skiing. (, 05 Oct 2010)
In middle school she was diagnosed with cerebral palsy on her left side. (, 08 Oct 2011)


Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships Assen 2006 (Assen, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m T37 Heat 2 5
Women's 200 m T37 Heat 2 4
Women's 200 m T37 Final Round 7
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m T37 Heat 2 8
Women's 200 m T37 Heat 1 6
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 200 m T37 Semifinal 2 2013-07-21 14
Women's 400 m T37 Final 1 2013-07-27 6