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Ballard, Angie (1982 - )

Born
6 June 1982
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Occupation
Athlete and Commonwealth or Empire Games gold medalist

Summary

Angie Ballard was paralysed as a result of a car accident as a child. Her first Paralympic Games were in Sydney (2000). She went on to win a bronze medal in Athens (2004) and two silver medals at the Paralympic Games in London (2012). She was a gold medal winner at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in 2014.

Details

Events

2014
Gold Medalist at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games - Para-sport - 1500m - T54

Sources used to compile this entry: Australian Paralympic Committee, 'Angie Ballard', https://www.paralympic.org.au/athlete/angie-ballard [accessed 8 January 2016].

Caitlin Stone

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