She won a silver medal in Athens at the 2004 Paralympic Games in Cycling Time Trial. She lost the use of her left arm at age 19, and she began competing in paratriathlon in 2012. Before that, she represented Australia as a para-cyclist from 2003 to 2013. She has a degree in Law and Health Science by the Curtin University/University of Western Australia. Claire loves spending time with her husband and walking her dog, and likes her right foot to be the first foot to touch the floor when she gets out of bed in the morning.