Tuesday, 2 October 2012

MS Awards - Stephanie Millward - Inspiration of the Year 2012

Source MS Society:
Paralympics GB Swimmer Stephanie Millward is the winner of the MS Inspiration of the Year 2012. Stephanie won 5 medals at the London 2012 Paralympics -- including 4 silvers. She broke the 100m backstroke British record when she was 15 and hoped to qualify for the 2000 Olympics before she was diagnosed with MS at the age of 17.

Despite her diagnosis, Stephanie continued to pursue her dream of becoming a successful swimmer. She competed at the Beijing Paralympics and has also swum at other events around the world.  Watch here.