Ella’s Paralympic dream

Published on 27 August 2019

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START foundation's dream is to live in a world where an amputation is no barrier to participating in sport and achieving sporting dreams. 

The foundation is make sporting dreams a reality for Australians with a limb difference with its programs like AMP Camp and Get STARTed.

As a 2018 Finalist in Sunsuper's Active Community round the START foundation received a $5,000 grant which has helped young people like Ella. 

14 year old Ella currently holds the U18 400m -T47 Australian record and has her heart set on competing at the 2024 Paris Paralympics. Through START Foundation Ella recently received a specially designed running prosthesis. 


Read more to find out why Ella's new prosthesis is a game changer


 

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