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Congratulations to Shelby Watson Motion, 30/04/15 [S]

Motion lodged before the Scottish Parliament on 30 April 2015 by Joan McAlpine (SNP) on Congratulations to Shelby Watson. The full text of the motion reads:

That the Parliament congratulates Shelby Watson, who is a 17-year-old T33 wheelchair racer from Johnstonebridge, on winning gold in her category at the London mini-marathon; understands that, in doing so, Shelby raised over 500 for the Multiple Sclerosis Society, Dumfries Branch and that that she presented her medal to Lucy Glendinning, a young girl who, before the race, gave her a necklace for luck; believes that Shelby is a fantastic ambassador for disability sports; acknowledges that she has been selected to represent Scotland at the CP-ISRA World Games 2015 in Nottingham, and wishes her good luck in this and future events.

For full details see the Scottish Parliament Business Bulletin 30 April 2015 which is available from the Scottish Parliament website.

Further information

Scottish Parliament Business Bulletin 30 April 2015