Whitney Bogart was third in tournament and second in team scoring at the 2015 Parapan American Games in Toronto with 16 goals. She helped Canada to the bronze medal and a berth at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
Bogart first got involved in goalball in 2001while in high school at age 15. She was selected to Team Canada in 2005 and made the cut every year except in 2008. Born with albinism, Bogart and her twin brother, Tyler Burk, both share a love for goalball.
Bogart’s biggest sport accomplishment and medal performance was winning the gold medal at the 2011 IBSA World Championships and Games in Turkey, which qualified the team for the London 2012 Paralympic Games.