She has around 5,000 followers and often takes to social media to share some insights into her journey. Dividing her time between Manchester and Leeds, it was not long before Kadeema Cox added another string to her bow: cycling. Kadeena Cox, MBE (born 10 March 1991) is a British parasport athlete competing in T38 sprints and C4 para-cycling events. Kadeena Cox was born on 10 March 1991 in Leeds. 3 Facts about Kadeena Cox. MS is a debilitating neurological condition that depletes energy levels. History-making Kadeena Cox came to national prominence with her dual-sport exploits at the Rio Paralympics. Kadeena Cox interview: ‘A cyclist said racism does not exist in Britain. Alright, we can’t contain our excitement anymore. British paralympic track star Kadeena Cox has said being at the World Para Athletics Championships has triggered her 'disordered eating'. Kadeena is also on Twitter with over 8,000 followers.
Kadeena Cox: Instagram. About. MORE INFO. British fans will be spoilt for choice when it comes to the women’s T38 sprints at the World Para Athletics Championships, which get underway on Friday 14 July. You can find Kadeena on Instagram @kad21. She boasts a whopping 327,000 followers.
Cox made a stunning start to her Para-cycling career in 2016, winning gold and setting a new world record at her first attempt in the 500-metre time trial at her debut UCI Para-cycling Track World Championships in Montichiari, Italy. Double Paralympic champion Kadeena Cox is delighted that the honesty she showed in sharing the details of her on-going battle with an eating disorder is inspiring women across the sporting world.
Kadeena Cox's biggest rivals for sprint gold at London 2017 are her Great Britain teammates.
Cox is a British Paralympian currently training for Tokyo 2020. Cox, who at Rio 2016 became the first female British Paralympian in 32 years to win gold medals in two different sports at a single Games, revealed in April that she suffers from crippling mental health …
Kadeena Cox, drittältestes von sieben Kindern ihrer Familie mit jamaikanischen Wurzeln, spielte zunächst Hockey, dann wechselte sie im Alter von 15 Jahren zur Leichtathletik. In den folgenden Jahren war sie als Läuferin erfolgreich: So gewann sie jeweils Bronze im 60-Meter-Sprint bei den Manchester Open sowie den England Athletics Open Championships. This time two years ago Kadeena Cox was, by her own admission, “a nobody”. Are you serious?’ Double Paralympic champion speaks about being different in white, middle-class dominated sport Kadeena was a keen sports person from a young age.
In 2014, she was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS) and the following year she won her first para-athletics international competition in the 100m at the world championships. The 28-year old won silver in the T38 400m on Monday but has admitted that having so many eyes on her in Doha has 'been a challenge'. She was a young woman attempting to come to terms with the sudden onset of … Find Olympian and World Champion Perri Shakes-Drayton on Instagram as @itspsd. kadeena cox.