Quick facts

Birthdate

December 21, 2001

Birthplace

Brampton, Ont.

Residence

Brampton, Ont.

Sport

Para Athletics

Shotput and discus specialist Laura Calovini was one of three recipients of the Kabush Para Athlete Fund for 2023 from the Canadian Cerebral Palsy Sports Association.

Calovini was a member of Team Ontario’s wheelchair basketball team at the 2023 Canada Winter Games in Charlottetown. A year earlier she competed in the throwing events at the 2022 Canada Games in Kitchener-Waterloo, Ont.

Started Para athletics in 2016.

PERSONAL

Registered Early Childhood Educator (RECE), student in the Honours Bachelor of Early Childhood Leadership Program at Sheridan College….Diploma of Education, Early Childhood Education… 2023 Petro-Canada FACE Grant recipient…