21-year-old, Claire, has competed both nationally and internationally for shotput and discus. According to her coach and throws specialist in track and field, Michael, Claire is a hard-working young athlete, whom he describes as being determined and gracious in her success.
Born with short stature, Claire is dedicated to her sport; travelling between her home town of Toowoomba and Brisbane at least four times a week for training, all whilst working as a casual child care assistant. Claire has a busy next few years, competing in Rio for the Paralympics, and aiming to compete in the 2017 IPC World Championships in London as well as the 2017 World Dwarf Games in Canada.