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EXETER Ashley
Sport Para athletics
NPC New Zealand   
GenderWomen
Age25
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Classification
F44
Further Personal Information
Residence
Manawatu, NZL
Occupation
Cashier, Farmer
Languages
English
Higher education
Business Administration, Computing - Universal College of Learning: Palmerston North, NZL
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up shot put in 2008 and began competing in 2011.
Club / Team
Palmerston North Athletic and Harrier Club: New Zealand
Name of coach
John Quin [personal], NZL
General Interest
Hero / Idol
New Zealand shot putter Valerie Adams. (stuff.co.nz, 04 Dec 2012)
Awards and honours
She was named the Disabled Sportsperson of the Year for 2012 and 2013 by Sports Manawatu in New Zealand. (stuff.co.nz, 04 Dec 2012; sportmanawatu.org.nz, 16 Jul 2014)
Impairment
She was born with telapese [known as club foot] and without a fibula in her right leg. As a result her leg was amputated below the knee at age three. (stuff.co.nz, 10 Feb 2015; stuff.co.nz, 04 Dec 2012)

Competition Highlights (historical)
There are no major results available for this athlete.