UVic Torch -- Spring 2006
Spring 2006,
Volume 27, Number 1

Current Contents
back issues
Torch Editor
Torch Advertising
Address changes
Keep in Touch
About the torch
Order a Copy
Alumni Home
UVic Home
Uvic Torch Online



FOCUS. COURAGE. DETERMINATION. They’re what Lauren Woolstencroft, BEng ’05, says she gets from elite athletic competition. At the Torino Paralympic Games, the 24-year-old added another chapter to a brilliant alpine skiing career when she won a gold medal in the Giant Slalom and silver in the Super G. Born without legs below the knees and without her left arm below the elbow, she uses prosthetics (and a definite competitive streak) to race with the best of them.

Back to Ringside contents

© 2006 UVic Communications | Last updated: Mon, 6/22/09

Site Design by Rayola Graphic Design

Wed, 4/26/06