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Robin Theryoung

Goalball

Theryoung
  • 2004
  • 2008
  • 2012
FacebookName: Robin Theryoung
Sport: Para Goalball
Current Residence: Colorado Springs, CO
College: Albion College

Paralympic Experience:
  • 2012 Paralympic Games - 8th
  • 2008 Paralympic Games - gold
  • 2004 Paralympic Games - silver
Career Highlights:
  • 2012: Silver medal, Malmo Lady Intercup - Malmo, Sweden
  • 2011: Gold medal, Para Pan American Games - Guadalajara, Mexico
  • 2011: Silver medal, Pajulahti Games - Nastola, Finland
  • 2010: Gold medal, Onella Goalball Tournament - Onella, Finland
  • 2010: Silver medal, World Goalball Championships - Sheffield, England
  • 2009: Gold medal, Pan American Games - Colorado Springs, CO
  • 2009: Gold medal, Malmo Lady Intercup - Malmo, Sweden
  • 2008: Gold medal, Malmo Lady Intercup - Malmo, Sweden
  • 2008: Bronze medal, Lakeshore International Goalball Classic - Birmingham, Ala.
  • 2007: Silver medal, Lakeshore International Goalball Classic - Birmingham, Ala.
  • 2006: Bronze medal, World Goalball Championships - Spartanburg, S.C.
  • 2006: Bronze medal, Malmo Lady Intercup - Malmo, Sweden
  • 2005: Gold medal, IBSA Pan American Games - Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • 2004: Silver medal, U.S. Paralympic Women’s Goalball Team - Paralympic Games,
    2004: Gold medal, Malmo Lady Intercup - Malmo, Sweden
  • 2003: Gold medal, Malmo Lady Intercup - Malmo Sweden
  • 2002: Gold medal, World Goalball Championships - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • 2001: Gold medal, Pan American Games - Spartanburg, S.C.
  • 2001: Bronze medal, Malmo Lady Intercup - Malmo, Sweden
  • 2000: Alternate, U.S. Paralympic Women’s Goalball Team - Paralympic Games -
    Sydney, Australia
  • 1998: Bronze medal, World Goalball Championships - Madrid, Spain

Fun Facts: Daughter of Ron and Sylvia Theryoung. Robin has one sister, Jill, and brother-in-law, Dan. She earned a master’s degree in Blind Rehabilitation from Western Michigan University in
2003 and a master’s degree in Orientation and Mobility from Western Michigan University
in 2005. Hobbies include hiking, roller skating, singing, playing guitar, songwriting, and
performing with her band “2 Hour Delay.”

Learn more: 
US Para Goalball