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Samantha Tubbs

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S9, SB9, SM9

Further personal information

Residence
Colorado Springs, CO, USA
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming as a child, but did not start competing in the sport until 2013 in King George, VA, United States of America.
Why this sport?
A friend asked her to join the local swim team, the Eden Eels.
Training Regime
She is based at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, CO, United States of America.

General interest

Nicknames
Sam (Instagram profile, 06 Apr 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Swimming is my life." (Twitter profile, 28 Apr 2015)
Impairment
She was born without her left hand. (westmorelandnews.net, 07 Jan 2015)