Name: Elizabeth Floch
Sport: Track and Field
Event(s): 100m, 200m, 800m, 1,500m
Classification: T54
Height: 5-2
Weight: 80
DOB: 9/12/2002
Birthplace: Beijing, China
Hometown: Spokane Valley, Wash.
High School: Valley Christian High School (Spokane Valley, Wash.) ‘23
Team/Club: ParaSport Spokane
Other Career Highlights
  • 2019 World Para Athletics Junior Championships, bronze (1,500m), 4th (100m, 200m, 800m)
  • 2018 Arizona Grand Prix, silver (200m, 5,000m), bronze (1,500m), 5th (800m), 6th (100m, 400m)
  • 2017 World Para Athletics Junior Championships, silver (800m), bronze (100m, 200m, 400m)
Personal: Daughter of Clay and Jewel Floch…Has a younger sister, Ruby…Born with transverse myelitis, which causes her to have weakness from the waist down…Adopted from China when she was 10 years old from an orphanage in 2012…Discovered Paralympic sport when she was 10 from teammate Phillip Croft who lived in the same orphanage as her in China…Also plays wheelchair basketball…Hobbies include reading, playing with her dogs, swimming, hanging out with her sister and learning new things.