Our Athletes

From Sports Skills to Teaching Skills

Karla and two other athletes celebrating on the left and Karla showing off her needlepoint on the right.

Karla Violeta Castro González is a versatile athlete from Mexico. Her growing confidence in sports has led to confidence in other parts of her life as well!

Karla has become skilled as a creative artist and in a variety of crafts. In fact, she recently led an arts and crafts webinar, part of a series of athlete-led virtual gatherings, allowing her to share her expertise with others. Karla taught participants how to create beautiful decorations on home-made greeting cards. She has become an inspiring teacher and inclusive leadership role model, showing her students fun ways to express their feelings through art.

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