Paola is an athlete who got poliomyelitis at the age of eight and has been wheelchair-bouncing since that point. She developed a love for archery, competing in the summer Paralympics between 1999 and 2004, getting five gold medals, two bonzes, and a silver. Paola Fantato also was in the 1996 Paralympics and summer Olympics, getting gold in the women’s team during the Paralympics and bronze in the women’s individual.
This outstanding disabled athlete also earned gold for both individual and team events during the summer Paralympics in 2000. Four years later, she won again the silver and gold during the Paralympics. This pro learned how to master the bow and brought home many medals because of this incredible talent.