'Never in my years as a wheelchair racer had I experienced anything like the tremendous blast of noise and energy that swept me home to an Olympic gold medal that Sydney evening: Thursday, September 28th, 2000.'
Louise Sauvage is one of the most celebrated athletes in Australian sporting history. A three-time paralympian, Louise has dominated wheelchair racing over the past decade, claiming titles in everything from the marathon to short sprints. She is without a doubt Australia's premier track athlete.
Having won an extraordinary number of medals and awards, including the 1999 Australian Female Athlete of the Year Award and being bestowed with an Order of Australia Medal, Louise has entered the realms of sporting folklore as one of the nation's finest. Now she shares her amazing, courageous and always inspiring story.
- Publication Date:
- 01 / 04 / 2002
- 153 x 234 x 26mm