Participants

Diane ROY

Diane ROY
    Athletics
Birth Date:  09 Jan 1971
Place of Birth:  NOTRE DAME DU LAC
Country of birth:  CAN
Age:  47
Gender:   Female
Sport Class
T54

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Women's T54 1500m 3 Bronze
Women's T54 Marathon 5

Diane ROY - Records

Record Event Mark Date Location
GR Athletics 3:52.83 29 July, 2014 Glasgow (GBR)
GR Women's T54 1500m Final 3:36.97 10 April, 2018 Gold Coast (AUS)

Diane ROY - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Tue, 10 Apr 20:05
Gold Medal Event Women's T54 1500m Final
Finished
Sun, 15 Apr 6:10
Gold Medal Event Women's T54 Marathon Final
Finished

Legend

GR: Commonwealth Games Record

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2014 Glasgow, SCO Women's 1500m T54 2 3:59.55
2010 Delhi, IND Women's 1500m T54 1 3:53.95
2006 Melbourne, AUS Women's 800m T54 3 1:53.76
2002 Manchester, ENG Women's 800m Wheelchair 5 2:01.38

Paralympic Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Women's 400m T54 5r1h1 57.29
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Women's 800m T54 7 1:51.51
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Women's 1500m T54 6 3:24.57
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Women's 5000m T54 7 11:58.78
2012 London, GBR Women's 400m T54 5 56.60
2012 London, GBR Women's 800m T54 7 1:54.90
2012 London, GBR Women 's 1500m T54 4 3:37.17
2012 London, GBR Women's 5000m T54 9 12:29.27
2012 London, GBR Women's Marathon T54 7 1:53:02
2008 Beijing, CHN Women's 5000m T54 2 12:29.08
2008 Beijing, CHN Women's 400m T54 3 54.72
2008 Beijing, CHN Women's 800m T54 3 1:48.07
2008 Beijing, CHN Women's 1500m T54 8 3:43.66
2008 Beijing, CHN Women's Marathon T54 8 1:40:37
2004 Athens, GRE Women's 5000m T54 4 12:00.07 
2004 Athens, GRE Women's Marathon T54 6 2:02:42 
2004 Athens, GRE Women's 400m T54 3 54.80 
2004 Athens, GRE Women's 800m T54 5 1:52.14 
2004 Athens, GRE Women's 1500m T54 3 3:28.62
2000 Sydney, AUS Women's 1500m T54 sf 3:49.69
2000 Sydney, AUS Women's 200m T54 8 32.89
2000 Sydney, AUS Women's 5000m T54 11 14:32.31
2000 Sydney, AUS Women's 800m T54 sf 2:09.85
2000 Sydney, AUS Women's Marathon T54 6 2:10:45

World Championships
YearLocationEventRankResult
2017 London, GBR Women's 1500m T54 6r1h1 3:31.30
2017 London, GBR Women's 400m T54 8 58.87
2017 London, GBR Women's 800m T54 8 1:55.65
2017 London, GBR Women's 5000m T54 7 12:35.70
2013 Lyon, FRA Women's 1500m T54 4 3:34.65
2013 Lyon, FRA Women's 400m T54 6 57.82
2013 Lyon, FRA Women's 800m T54 4 1:50.51
2013 Lyon, FRA Women's 5000m T54 10 12:13.17
2011 Christchurch, NZL Women's 400m T54 2 56.90
2011 Christchurch, NZL Women's 800m T54 3 1:52.88
2011 Christchurch, NZL Women's 1500m T54 2 3:36.32
2011 Christchurch, NZL Women's 5000m T54 5 13:36.56
2011 Christchurch, NZL Women's Marathon T54 DNS -
2006 Assen, NED Women's 400m T54 -  DNF
2006 Assen, NED Women's 800m T54 5 1:57.06
2006 Assen, NED Women's 1500m T54 2 3:42.37
2006 Assen, NED Women's 5000m T54 3 13:41.55
2006 Assen, NED Women's Marathon T54 1 1:44.23
2002 Lille, FRA Women's 400m T54 8 1:05.38
2002 Lille, FRA Women's 800m T54 12 2:09.07
2002 Lille, FRA Women's 1500m T54 9 3:57.21
2002 Lille, FRA Women's 5000m T54  DNF -
2002 Lille, FRA Women's Marathon T54 8 2:06:13
1998 Birmingham, GBR Women's 1500m T55 6 3:58.99
1998 Birmingham, GBR Women'sMarathon T55 8 2:12:32

Nickname: Didi, The Warhorse (paralympic.ca, 26 Aug 2016)
Languages spoken: English, French
Coach

PERSONAL: Jean LAROCHE (CAN) (athletics.ca, Jan 2018)


Reason: Took up the sport after meeting Canadian para shot putter Jacques MARTIN. "He [Martin] introduced me to his coach, which allowed me to start my training with the best of the best. He was already working with (Canadian wheelchair racer) Andre VIGER and several of the best Canadian athletes." (paralympic.org, Jan 2018)
Memorable: Holding world record for T54 5000m from 2010 to 2015 (Athlete, Jul 2017)
Hero: Wheelchair athlete Andre VIGER (CAN) (Athlete, Jul 2017)
Influence: Wheelchair athlete Andre VIGER (CAN) (Athlete, Jul 2017)

Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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