Teen on track for Tokyo

“With two A-qualifiers under her belt,  WA athlete Rhiannon Clarke is on track to represent Australia at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics!

Despite only starting her para-athletics journey five years ago, the Kingsley 17-year-old has been turning heads on the world stage, claiming bronze medals in both the T38 100m and 200m running events at the 2019 World Para Athletics Championships in Dubai and going on to break eight records at the event: the Oceanic, open Australian, under-18 Australian and under-20 Australian records for both 100m and 200m.”

“Clarke, who has cerebral palsy, said she had always been active as a child, doing things like ballroom dancing, swimming and horse riding.  Then when she was 12, she tried athletics.”

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