Lois Martin

Birthdate: April 11, 1992

Hometown: St. John’s, NL

Residence: St. John’s, NL

Sport: Boccia

Lois started playing boccia in 2011, and after throwing her first ball she instantly knew the game was for her. The sport offers her independence and the ability to meet people from all over the world. She continues to play the sport because of the people she meets, the inclusivity of the game and the support from loved ones. Lois will also be attending the 2018 Mobility Cup in Nova Scotia to advance her interest in sailing. She also loves to swim and does so on a weekly basis.

Boccia Accomplishments:

  • 2014 Defi Competition: Bronze Medal
  • Boccia Blast: Team NL Gold
  • Canadian National Championships: Team NL Gold
  • Boccia Canada 2017: Rising Star
  • 2017 International Regional Open: Gold