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Aaron Moores

Swimming
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment

Further personal information

Languages
English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age 10 with Trowbridge Swimming Club in England.

General interest

Sporting philosophy / motto
"Train hard." (channel4.com, 01 Jan 2012)
Awards and honours
In 2017 he was a torch bearer as the relay made its way through Wales ahead of the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, QLD, Australia. (rnli.org, 05 Sep 2017)

In 2016 he was named Sportsperson of the Year at the Swansea Sports Awards in Wales. (enjoyswanseabay.com, 10 Nov 2017)

He was named Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire [MBE] in the 2017 New Year's Honours list. (bbc.com, 31 Dec 2016)

Results

Unit Date Rank
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Backstroke S14 Final Round 2012-08-31 2
Men's 100 m Backstroke S14 Heat 2 2012-08-31 2
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Final Round 2012-09-06 6
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Heat 2 2012-09-06 4
2013 IPC Swimming World Championships (Montreal, Canada)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Backstroke S14 Final 1 2013-08-14 3
Men's 100 m Backstroke S14 Heat 1 2013-08-14 3
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Final 1 2013-08-16 7
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Heat 3 2013-08-16 7
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Backstroke S14 Heat 2 2016-09-08 5
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Final Round 2016-09-14 1
Men's 100 m Breaststroke SB14 Heat 2 2016-09-14 2