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CAF Paralympic Athletes

CAF SUPPORTED MORE THAN 50% OF TEAM USA COMPETING IN 2014 SOCHI WINTER PARALYMPICS

The Challenged Athlete Foundation is proud that a record number of CAF-supported athletes competed in the 2014 Sochi Winter Paralympic Games. Thanks to your support, 37 CAF-supported challenged athletes representing Team USA (that’s more than 50% of the team) competed on the world's stage.

2014 SOCHI PARALYMPIANS

Wheelchair Curling

  • Penny Greely (Green Bay, Wis.)
  • Jimmy Joseph (New Hartford, N.Y.)
  • Patrick McDonald (Madison, Wis.)
  • David Palmer (Mashpee, Mass.)

Sled Hockey

  • Jen Lee (San Francisco, Calif.)
  • Rico Roman (Portland, Ore.)

Alpine Skiing

  • Allison Jones (Colorado Springs, Colo.)
  • Alana Nichols (Farmington, N.M.)
  • Laurie Stephens (Wenham, Mass.)
  • Danelle Umstead (Park City, Utah)

Men

  • Jasmin Bambur (Granby, Colo.)
  • Tyler Carter (Topton, Pa.)
  • Chris Devlin-Young (Bethlehem, N.H.)
  • Gerald Hayden (Winter Park, Colo.)
  • Joel Hunt (Kokomo, Ind.)
  • Andrew Kurka (Palmer, Alaska)
  • Jon Lujan (Littleton, Colo.)
  • Stephen Lawler (Burlington, Va.)

Nordic Skiing

  • Sean Halsted (Spokane, WA/Twin Lakes, ID) - Sitski – ret., Air Force
  • Andy Soule (Pearland, TX) – Sitski – ret., Army * 2010 Bronze medalist
  • Aaron Pike (Park Rapids, MN) – Sitski, Univ. of Illinois Champaign
  • Eric Frazier (Maple Hill, NC) – Sitski – ret., Marines, Team Semper Fi
  • Travis Dodson (Deming, NM) – Sitski – ret., Marines, Univ. of Illinois Champaign
  • Augusto Perez (East Syracuse, NY) – Sitski
  • Omar Bermejo (Grand Rapids, MI) – Standing, ret., Marines
  • Oksana Masters (Louisville, KY) – Sitski
  • Beth Requist (Grand Lake, CO) – Sitski

Para-snowboard

  • Cristina Albert (Denver, Colo.)
  • Megan Harmon (Huntsville, Ala.)
  • Amy Purdy (Las Vegas, Nev.)
  • Nicole Roundy (Bountiful, Utah)
  • Dan Monzo (Vernon, N.J.)
  • Mike Shea (Castaic, Calif.)
  • Evan Strong (Nevada City, Calif.)

ABOUT THE WINTER PARALYMPICS

The winter Paralympic games consisted of alpine skiing, biathlon, cross-country skiing, sled hockey, and for the first time, snowboarding and wheelchair curling.