Selina Litt

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T11, F11
Guide
Ryan Henry-Asquith

Further personal information

Residence
Leicester, ENG
Languages
English
Higher education
English Literature - The Open University: Great Britain

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2009 at Charnwood Athletic Club in Loughborough, England.
Why this sport?
"I've always enjoyed running, but needed to find a guide runner, which took a long time."
Club / Team
Charnwood Athletic Club: Loughborough, ENG
Name of coach
Paula Dunn [national], GBR; Lincoln Asquith [personal], GBR, from 2012
Training Regime
She trains three times in the gym, twice on the track and once in the pool a week.

International debut

Year
2010
Competing for
Great Britain
Location
Liverpool

General interest

Hero / Idol
British long distance runner Paula Radcliffe. (Athlete, 03 Dec 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Don't just dream it, do it!" (Twitter profile, 11 May 2016)
Impairment
She lost the vision in her right eye at age two. By age 18 she had also lost the vision in her left eye. (thisisleicestershire.co.uk, 08 Nov 2011)