Sophie Elwes is an international para athlete, peer mentor, adventurer and host of A Life Less Ordinary Podcast
Given a 40% chance of surviving after a huge fall from a balcony, Sophie has built a life filled with excitement, adventure, service and love.
In this episode we dive deep into self identity and what it took to pack up and leave the support of her family to travel the world. We discuss how she came to represent Great Britain in adaptive skiing and waterskiing, how she shaped her career, and how she overcame all the physical and mental hurdles along the way.
Check it out!
- Travel as a wheelchair user
- Self Identity
- Competing in adaptive skiing and waterskiing
- Career change
- Overcoming a traumatic injury
- Hosting a podcast
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If you like this episode you should also check out Richard Corbett’s recovery and rise to the top of YouTube after a massive fall left him fighting for his life.