Renee Foessel

Renee Foessel

 

Renée Foessel was born and raised in Mississauga, Ont. She was first introduced to track and field at age nine. She was born with cerebral palsy that affects one side of her body. 

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Current 2015 Canadian record holder in F38 Discus … 2011 Parapan American Games… Youngest Canadian para-athlete at the 2011 IPC World Championships…

PERSONAL

Graduate from Humber College and continuing further education…Enjoys attending sporting events, especially Toronto Blue Jays games…Started throwing all three events at age 10.

NOTABLE INTERNATIONAL RESULTS

2011 Parapan American Games javelin, 4th

 

 

Medals

GamesSportEventMedal
2015 Toronto Parapan AmsAthleticsDiscus Throw - Womengold
2015 Toronto Parapan AmsAthleticsShot Put - Womensilver
2015 Toronto Parapan AmsAthleticsJavelin Throw - Womenbronze

Summary

Games Sport Event Result
2015 Toronto Parapan Ams Athletics Discus Throw - Women 1
2015 Toronto Parapan Ams Athletics Javelin Throw - Women 3
2015 Toronto Parapan Ams Athletics Shot Put - Women 2
2011 Guadalajara Parapan Ams Athletics Javelin Throw - Women 4