Name: Lacey Henderson
Sport: Track and Field
Classification: T42
Height: 5-2
Weight: 117
DOB: 6/11/1989
Birthplace: Denver, Colo.
Hometown: Denver, Colo.
High School: Regis Jesuit High School (Denver, Colo.) '07
College: University of Denver ’11, Spanish, French and International Studies
Paralympic Experience
  • One-time Paralympian (2016)
  • Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, 8th (long jump)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2015 – 5th (long jump)
  • Years of Participation: 2013, 2015
  • Top Finish: 4th – 2013 (long jump)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2016 U.S. Paralympic Team Trials – Track & Field, bronze (100m); 9th (long jump)
  • 2015 U.S. Paralympics Track & Field National Championships, 3rd (100m), 4th (long jump)
Personal: Daughter of T.J. Henderson and Linda Laznovsky…Has one brother, Trax…Hobbies include reading, playing the ukulele and dancing…Was a Division I cheerleader at the University of Denver…Her father, T.J., won a national championship in Master’s decathlon and competed in the Olympic Trials for pole vault…Aspires to work with the U.S. State Department overseas.