Katie Jackson • Para-Equestrian
Cancer Survivor • Amputee • Equestrian Athlete
Turning Tragedy into Triumph
In 2015, an aggressive form of soft tissue cancer left Katie facing a new life with a permanent disability. It was her leg or her life. Never one to back down to a challenge, she has overcome numerous adversity to now be competing as an international level para-equestrian athlete. Katie’s goal is to become a Paralympian, representing the United States on the world’s stage.