Stella McMillan

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Classification
T54, F56

Further personal information

Residence
Chicago, IL, USA
Occupation
Student
Languages
English
Higher education
Sport Management - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: United States

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She was introduced to Para sport at age nine.
Why this sport?
She was made aware of Para sport by coach Trent Thenhaus while she was undergoing physical therapy. "I didn't know adaptive sports even existed. When he [Thenhaus] told me, I was hesitant about it, but then I decided I would give it a try."

General interest

Other sports
She has played wheelchair basketball for the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in the United States of America. (disability.illinois.edu, 2015)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (torquelaunchdev.com, 2016)
Impairment
She has had both legs amputated above the knee. (torquelaunchdev.com, 2016)
Other information
FROM VIETNAM TO THE US
She was adopted from an orphanage in Vietnam by a family from the United States of America. (torquelaunchdev.com, 2016)