My top 3 facilitators

Community organizations

My sport community made up of my swimming team and other athletes like me in Special Olympics Nigeria has enabled me to become a champion through its welcoming environment and sports training and international competition opportunities

Assistive devices and personal assistance

The availability of personal assistance through my caregiver and coach, has made a difference in helping me achieve my personal best.

Health care and rehabilitative services

Regular health screening and other health care services have been accessible to me and has helped me be in great shape to perform well in sports.

My Journey

Five-time Special Olympics Gold medalist in Swimming

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