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Down Syndrome Model Ditches Designer Clothes To Compete In The Noosa Triathlon

Madeline Stuart is an 18-year-old and is the second model with down syndrome to have walked in New York Fashion Week. She recently competed alongside her friends in the Noosa Triathlon on Queensland's Sunshine Coast. The Special Triathlon was a 300m swim, 5km bike ride and 1km run.She had previously competed in the event 3 times. This 18-year-old girl has really helped in changing the perception of the society towards people with the disability.

Source: dailymail     

Down Syndrome Model Ditches Designer Clothes To Compete In The Noosa Triathlon

Down Syndrome Model Ditches Designer Clothes To Compete In The Noosa Triathlon

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Madeline Stuart competed alongside her friends last month in the Noosa Triathlon on the Sunshine Coast, with a bright smile on her face.

Madeline Stuart competed alongside her friends last month in the Noosa Triathlon on the Sunshine Coast, with a bright smile on her face.

She has proved that her physical strength is as powerful as her social influence.

She has proved that her physical strength is as powerful as her social influence.

She is fit and healthy.

She is fit and healthy.

She previously lost 20 kilograms by swimming, training for special Olympics, cheer leading and hitting at the gym.

She previously lost 20 kilograms by swimming, training for special Olympics, cheer leading and hitting at the gym.

Raced to the finish, setting an example for people with disability and the society.

Raced to the finish, setting an example for people with disability and the society.

Madeline smiled alongside her friends after competing in the grueling race.

Madeline smiled alongside her friends after competing in the grueling race.

Madeline walked in the New York Fashion Week previously this year.

Madeline walked in the New York Fashion Week previously this year.

Madeline's mother told the Dailymail that she had already been invited back to New York, as well as Tokyo ans Milan to rampwalk in the Fashion Week.

Madeline's mother told the Dailymail that she had already been invited back to New York, as well as Tokyo ans Milan to rampwalk in the Fashion Week.

Her mother Rosanne, held her tight after she had the catwalk in the NYFW.

She is the ambassador for the charity I Can I Will, that aims to change the lives of the children with special needs.

She is the ambassador for the charity I Can I Will, that aims to change the lives of the children with special needs.

She took part in the Fundraisers for the Endeavour Foundation and Multicap.

She took part in the Fundraisers for the Endeavour Foundation and Multicap.

She posted this Bikini Photo on Instagram recently.

She posted this Bikini Photo on Instagram recently.

We are proud of you, Madeline. Great luck for your future ahead!

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