Ella’s Paralympic dream
Published on 27 August 2019
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.