Karen Van Nest

Karen Van Nest (born 29 September 1962) is a Canadian Paralympic archer and Parapan American Games medalist.

Karen Van Nest
Personal information
NationalityCanadian
Born (1962-09-29) 29 September 1962 (age 59)[1]
North Bay, Ontario, Canada[2]
Sport
SportArchery
Event(s)Compound
Coached byPhil Henderson

She has competed at the Summer Paralympics in archery since 2012, having previously competed in shooting. She switched from shooting to archery after the Beijing Olympics after she experienced problems with her right shoulder.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Athlete Profile". paralympic.org. Retrieved 2017-08-06.
  2. ^ "World Archery Extranet". extranet.worldarchery.org. Retrieved 2017-08-06.
  3. ^ "Karen Van Nest". paralympic.ca. Retrieved 2017-08-06.