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NESBITT Jahmaris
Sport Para athletics
NPC Virgin Islands   
GenderWomen
Age21
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
T38
Further Personal Information
Residence
Denver, CO, USA
Languages
English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2017 in St. Croix, Virgin Islands, US.
Why this sport?
"For my love of running and due to my distance times when I ran with other cadets of JROTC."
Club / Team
St. Croix Track Club: Virgin Islands
Name of coach
Mireille Sankatsing Smith; Keith Smith
General Interest
Nicknames
Maris (Athlete, 21 Aug 2021)
Hobbies
Singing, theatre, gaming, dancing, making art. (Athlete, 21 Aug 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Qualifying for the 2020 Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 21 Aug 2021)
Hero / Idol
Her mother. (Athlete, 21 Aug 2021)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"You only live once, take the risk or lose the chance." (Athlete, 21 Aug 2021)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 21 Aug 2021)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
13 2021 100m T38 17.14