A Coffee with… Sophie Carrigill

Paralympian, GB Wheelchair Basketball Player, Advocate for Disability Awareness and Inclusion

After acquiring a disability because of a car accident in 2010, Sophie took up sport as a way of overcoming adversity. A few years on and Sophie is a Great Britain Wheelchair Basketball Athlete who has competed for GB for 8 years. Sophie’s sporting success includes Captaining the team to the greatest finish at a Paralympics to date, which was 4th, World Championship Silver Medalists and European Silver Medalist.