Janet Shaw

 

 

Age: 46

 

Summary: Australian Paralympic tandem cyclist and author who became visually impaired due to congenital retinoblastoma (eye cancer) and lost her eye sight completely at the age of 33 before she broke several records with her tandem partner Kelly McCombie when they won two bronze medals at the 2004 Paralympic Games in Athens, Greece but who was re-diagnosed with cancer 2008.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from cancer

 

Born: October 7, 1966

 

Died: December 3, 2012

 

Location: Perth, Australia