Madison de Rozario becomes first Australian woman to win gold in a Paralympics marathon

Isobel Cootes
By Isobel Cootes
Updated September 5 2021 - 5:01am, first published 5:00am
Madison de Rozario takes in her historic moment on Sunday, as she crosses the line ahead of Manuela Schaer in the T54 marathon. Picture: Getty

AIS athlete Madison de Rozario has etched her name further into the history books after becoming Australia's first woman to win gold in a Paralympic marathon.

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Isobel Cootes

Isobel Cootes

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Sports reporter at The Canberra Times. A Novocastrian with a passion for football (or soccer as they call it in the capital) via The Examiner and The Port Lincoln Times.

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