6th September 2019
After winning Bronze at the World Rowing Championships 2019, Katie O’Brien requires a partner to compete in the 2020 Paralympics in Tokyo.
PR2 Mix2x requires a Male partner to compete with Katie.
Rowers who have trunk and arm movement, who are unable to use their legs to propel the sliding seat.
· Limb loss or deficiency equivalent to a double above leg amputation
· Significant muscle strength loss in both legs equivalent to complete spinal cord injury at L3 level or incomplete lesion at L1
· Ataxia, athetosis or hypertonia from CP, brain injury or stroke which affects both legs or one side of the body
If you meet requirements and would be interested in representing Ireland at the 2020 Paralympics in Tokyo, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.