Kurtis Jon Siu uses his experience as an athlete to encourage others to take up sport and to advocate special needs issues, like the lack of insurance. Photos: Handout

Autistic Special Olympian calls for fair insurance cover for disabled athletes

  • Kurtis Jon Siu competes in the Special Olympics in a range of sports, but has always struggled to find the same coverage his fully abled counterparts receive
  • His mother says it is not fair to always blame autism for incidents on travel because sometimes ‘an accident is an accident’
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Kurtis Jon Siu uses his experience as an athlete to encourage others to take up sport and to advocate special needs issues, like the lack of insurance. Photos: Handout
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