Kiran Aujlay is an example of determination and spirit. As a successful athlete, Kiran has turned her adversity into a passion, helping bring exposure to the sport of wheelchair racing. The Vancouver Optimist Club has noted that ‘it is her enthusiastic and positive approach to volunteerism that is her strength and that helps helps many youth with physical and mental challenges enjoy their life to the fullest’. Through her work leading educational seminars and as a peer mentor at G.F. Strong Rehabilitation Centre, Kiran provides encouragement and hope to youth with special disabilities.
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