Tiffany Thomas Kane was just shy of 14 when she won a gold medal on debut at the 2015 International Paralympic Committee Para-swimming World Championships in Glasgow, Scotland. Not only that, but she did it in world record time, finishing nearly two seconds ahead of her nearest (and far more experienced) rival, Charlotte Henshaw (GBR).
Having also won a silver medal in the women’s 50m butterfly S6 and bronze in the women’s 50m freestyle S6 and women’s 100m freestyle S6, it came as no surprise then, when Tiffany achieved selection to her first Australian Paralympic Team for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
Tiffany was one of the youngest members of the 2016 Australian Paralympic Team, but she made a big, big splash. She won a gold medal in the women’s 100m breaststroke SB6 and a trio of bronze medals in the women’s 50m butterfly S6, women’s 50m freestyle S6 and …Read More