Participants

Eliza AULT-CONNELL

Eliza AULT-CONNELL
    Athletics
Birth Date:  19 Sep 1981
Place of Birth:  PADDINGTON
Country of birth:  AUS
Age:  36
Gender:   Female
Sport Class
T54

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Women's T54 1500m 5
Women's T54 Marathon 2 Silver

Eliza AULT-CONNELL - 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

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2006 Melbourne, AUS Women's 800m T54 2 1:49.62

Previous names

Eliza STANKOVIC


Occupation

Athlete, director of Meningococcal Australia (mamamia.com.au, 2 May 2016)


Languages spoken

English


Memorable

"Competing in the Paralympics and starting a family are my greatest achievements." (YouTube.com, 15 Aug 2016)


Influence

"Just life in general, I always want to do my best for myself and my family." (YouTube.com, 15 Aug 2016)


Additional information

IMAPIRMENT DETAILS
Two days after contracting meningococcal disease at 16, and whilst being in a coma, her parents made the life-saving decision to amputate both her legs below the knees. She later had her fingers amputated to reduce the risk of re-infection. Fitted with prosthetic legs and has since gone on to represent Australia in the Commonwealth Games, Olympics and Paralympics as a track and wheelchair athlete." (ossur.com.au, 2018)


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Legend

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

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