Andrea Holmes

Born without the lower portion of her left leg, Andrea heard about athletics and the Paralympics from television coverage of the Salt Lake City 2002 Winter Paralympic Games.

Andrea Holmes is currently on the BC Para Alpine Ski Team. She competed for Team Canada in Para-Athletics from 2003-2007 and is the Canadian record holder in the high jump, four time Canadian Champion in the long jump, and three time Champion in the 100m.

She competed in the 2004 Athens Paralympics Games and placed 8th. Andrea has completed her degree in International Business at the University of Victoria, along with her investment and real estate courses. Andrea’s motto is: “excellence no matter which facet it is in!”

Medals

GamesSportEventMedal
2007 Rio Parapan AmsAthleticsLong Jump - Womenbronze

Summary

Games Sport Event Result
2007 Rio Parapan Ams Athletics 100m - Women 5
2007 Rio Parapan Ams Athletics Long Jump - Women 3
Games Sport Event Result
2004 Athens Paralympics Athletics Long Jump - Women 8