Christina Schwab

Track and Field

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  • 2000
  • 2004
  • 2008
  • 2012
Name: Christina Schwab
Sport: Para Track and Field
Event: 400m, 800m, 5000m, Marathon
Current Residence: Lakewood, CO
College: University of Illinois

Paralympic Experience:
  • 2012 Paralympic Games
  • 2008 Paralympic Games – Gold (Wheelchair Basketball)
  • 2004 Paralympic Games – Gold (Wheelchair Basketball)
  • 2000 Paralympic Games – Fifth (Wheelchair Basketball)
Career Highlights:
  • 2012 U.S. Paralympic Track & Field Trials – Bronze (800m)
  • 2010 International Wheelchair Basketball Federation Gold Cup – Gold
  • 2008 Paralympic Games – Gold (Wheelchair Basketball)
  • 2008 North American Cup – First (Wheelchair Basketball)
  • 2008 Joseph F. Lyttle World Basketball Challenge - First (Wheelchair Basketball)
  • 2006 IWBF Gold Cup – Silver (Wheelchair Basketball)
  • 2006 IPC World Championships – Bronze (1500m), Fifth (400m), Seventh (800m)
  • 2004 Paralympic Games – Gold (Wheelchair Basketball)
  • 2004 National Championship – First (Wheelchair Basketball)
  • 2003 Boston Marathon – First
  • 2003 National Championship – First (Wheelchair Basketball)
  • 2002 National Championship – First (Wheelchair Basketball)
  • 2000 Paralympic Games – Fifth (Wheelchair Basketball)

Fun Facts: Graduated from the University of Illinois in December of 2005 with a bachelor’s degree in community health… Schwab enjoys reading and coaching.

Learn more: 
US Para Track and Field