Paralympic, World & European Medallist
Three-Time Paralympian: 24-year-old native of Clontarf, Dublin is a three-time Paralympic Swimmer becoming Ireland’s youngest Paralympic athlete at 13, when she swam in the 2008 Beijing Paralympic Games.
Medal Haul: Claimed bronze in the 100m breaststroke at the Rio Paralympic Games, 2016. Became the breakstroke champion at the 2018 European Paraswimmimg Championships and is a four-time World Para Swimming medallist.
Voice for Disability: A strong voice for Paralympic Sport she also advocates for greater visibility of disability across all mediums.
Body Positivity: Having struggled to accept her body as a teenager she is now advocates for acceptance of our perfectly imperfect selves & delivers a key note speech on positive body image.
Fashionista: Also loves style & fashion and was nominated for VIP Style Awards Most Stylish Newcomer.
Foodie: Studied Culinary Entrepreneurship in DIT, Ellen has a passion for healthy food and is a mean baker too!