Woman Sauvage, Alix Louise
Written by Caitlin Stone, The University of Melbourne
Louise Sauvage was born in Perth in 1973. She has won nine Paralympic gold medals. In 1993, she was awarded a Medal of the Order of Australia for service to sport and achievements at the Paralympic Games. In 2000 she was the recipient of the Australian Sports Medal.
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