Marayke Jonkers is a Paralympic medal winning swimmer, paratriathlete and founder of Sporting Dreams, a grants program which helps athlet...
Marayke Jonkers is a Paralympic medal winning swimmer, paratriathlete and founder of Sporting Dreams, a grants program which helps athletes with disabilities. She is an expert in self leadership- the art of building self confidence and knowledge to live your own ‘gold medal life." Marayke’s journey from becoming paraplegic in a car accident as a baby to a three-time Paralympian has inspired people around Australia through her motivational presentations and media appearances. Marayke won a silver and two bronze Paralympic medals as a swimmer, competing at the Sydney 2000, Athens 2004 and Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games. In 2016 She will release her autobiography Unstoppable Dreams:self leadership to win- accompanied by an online social media campaign geared towards having people commit to and share their core ‘heart goals.' A former world record holder and current Australian record holder marayke represented Australia for over 10 years breaking over 70 Australian records and winning