Three B.C. Wheelchair Sports Association athletes — including Parksville-Qualiucm MLA Michelle Stilwell — have been selected to compete at the 2015 International Paralympic Committee World Championships in Qatar October 21-31.
Stilwell is not only the Minister of Social Development and Social Innovation and an MLA, but she’s also a multiple Paralympic gold medalist and world record-holder. At the last IPC World Championships, she won three gold medals.
The other athletes from B.C. headed to Qatar are Tristan Smyth (Lake Country) and Nathan Dewitt (Surrey).
— NEWS Staff