GRECO Paige

19 Feb 1997
24
Female
C3
ADELAIDE, SA
 
Australia

Events and Medals

Discipline Event Rank Medal
CTR Cycling Track Women's C1-3 3000m Individual Pursuit 1 Gold Medal

Records

Record Event Mark Date Location

Schedule

Change
Start Time Location Event Status
Izu Velodrome
Finished
Izu Velodrome
Finished

Biographical Information

Highlights

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CYCLING ROAD
RankEventYearLocation
Road World Championships
1C3 Time Trial2019Emmen, NED
5Women's C3 - Road Race2019Emmen, NED
Track World Championships
2Women's C3 - Scratch Race2019Apeldoorn, NED
DNSWomen's C3 - Scratch Race2020Milton, ON, CAN

CYCLING TRACK
RankEventYearLocation
Track World Championships
1C3 3000m Individual Pursuit2020Milton, ON, CAN
1Women's C3 - 500m Time Trial2019Apeldoorn, NED
1C3 3000m Individual Pursuit2019Apeldoorn, NED
DNSWomen's C3 - 500m Time Trial2020Milton, ON, CAN
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Exercise Science, Sport Studies - University of South Australia, Adelaide, SA, AUS
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English
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Port Adelaide Cycling Club [Australia]
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Loz Shaw [personal]
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She has represented Australia in Para athletics at junior level. (paralympic.org.au, 17 Mar 2019; sasi.sa.gov.au, 01 Jan 2019)
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2019 for Australia, World Championships in Apeldoorn, Netherlands (paralympic.org.au, 17 Mar 2019)
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She suffered a seizure in 2011, which had a lasting effect on her running technique. (YouTube, 27 May 2013)
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She began Para cycling in early 2018. (australiancyclingteam.com, 02 Feb 2020; ais.gov.au, 10 Dec 2019)
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She was involved in Para athletics for seven years before switching to Para cycling. (australiancyclingteam.com, 02 Feb 2020)
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To win a medal at the Paralympic Games. (paralympic.org.au, 17 Mar 2019)
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Winning a gold medal in Para cycling at the 2018 National Championships in Sydney, NSW, Australia, and being selected for the 2019 World Championships in Apeldoorn, Netherlands. (paralympic.org.au, 17 Mar 2019)
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Australian Para athlete Kelly Cartwright, Australian Para cyclist Felicity Johnson. (paralympic.org.au, 17 Mar 2019)
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"You don't know what you're capable of until you're in the moment." (paralympic.org.au, 17 Mar 2019)
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She was named the 2019 Female Track Para Cyclist of the Year by Cycling Australia. (australiancyclingteam.com, 16 Dec 2019)

General Interest

Classification
C3 (UCI, 02 May 2021)

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy (australiancyclingteam.com, 02 Feb 2020)

Origin of Impairment
Congenital (paralympic.org.au, 17 Mar 2019)

Impairment Details
She was born with cerebral palsy, which primarily affects the right side of her body. (paralympic.org.au, 17 Mar 2019)

General
PARA ATHLETICS TO PARA CYCLING
After competing in Para athletics for seven years, she switched to Para cycling in early 2018. In June 2018 she moved from Victoria to Southern Australia to work under coach Loz Shaw at the South Australian Sports Institute [SASI]. "I have worked with Loz before and wanted to develop my cycling career, so I decided to move to Southern Australia." (australiancyclingteam.com, 02 Feb 2020; ais.gov.au, 10 Dec 2019; paralympic.org.au, 17 Mar 2019; sasi.sa.gov.au, 01 Jan 2019)

FURTHER EDUCATION
She has studied exercise and sports science at Australian Catholic University in Australia. (Facebook profile, 21 Mar 2019)

Legend
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Gold Medal
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Gold Medal Event
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Silver Medal Event
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Bronze Medal Event
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