Sport: SwimmingJ. Gaffney 2

Hometown: Mayflower, AR


What makes Julia tick?

Describe yourself in three words:
Active, social, competitive

Why are sports important to you?
I like being competitive and a team player and the fun of it and I like to see how good I can get

What is your favorite off-season activity?
Basketball and just being outside as much as I can

What would you say to someone who is thinking about trying adaptive sports?
Don’t be afraid to try and stay patient and you can encourage able body people….So never be afraid to try because you never know what will happen

Who do you admire most?
Jessica Long

What is one of the things you would put on your “bucket” list?
I would like to ride in a race car or swim with sharks or dolphins or go surfing

What is your favorite quote:
“Legs are overrated”

What is your favorite food?

Potato salad