Marlene Abbott-Peter

As a four-time Paralympian, Marni Abbott-Peter has won three gold medals and one bronze in wheelchair basketball.

As a child Marni dreamed of being a downhill ski racer, but after crashing as a young girl she began playing wheelchair basketball. She was on the national swim team from 1985-88 before switching to basketball.

Marni met Rick Hansen in rehab and wheeled on his Man-in-motion tour.

Medals

GamesSportEventMedal
2000 Sydney ParalympicsWheelchair BasketballWheelchair Basketball - Womengold
1996 Atlanta ParalympicsWheelchair BasketballWheelchair Basketball - Womengold
1992 Barcelona ParalympicsWheelchair BasketballWheelchair Basketball - Womengold
2004 Athens ParalympicsWheelchair BasketballWheelchair Basketball - Womenbronze

Summary

Games Sport Event Result
2004 Athens Paralympics Wheelchair Basketball Wheelchair Basketball - Women 3
2000 Sydney Paralympics Wheelchair Basketball Wheelchair Basketball - Women 1
1996 Atlanta Paralympics Wheelchair Basketball Wheelchair Basketball - Women 1
1992 Barcelona Paralympics Wheelchair Basketball Wheelchair Basketball - Women 1