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EWAN Gregor
Sport Wheelchair Curling
NPC Great Britain   
GenderMen
Age47
Place of BirthDundee, SCO
Height1.96 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Further Personal Information
Marital status
Married
Family
Wife Christine, daughter Michelle, son Gregor
Residence
Elgin, SCO
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 2007 at the Moray Leisure Centre ice rink in Elgin, Scotland.
Why this sport?
He was encouraged to try the sport by a friend. "After five minutes, I was hooked."
Club / Team
Moray Wheelchair Curling Club: Elgin, SCO
Name of coach
Sheila Swan [national], GBR
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Third
Handedness
Right
Senior International Debut
Year
2011
Competing for
Scotland
Opponent
Sweden
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Prague, CZE
General Interest
Nicknames
Egor, Gregory, Big Man (Athlete, 18 Feb 2018)
Hobbies
Handcycling, watching Formula One. (Athlete, 18 Feb 2018; britishcurling.org.uk, 01 Aug 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a bronze medal at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi. (Athlete, 18 Feb 2018)
Hero / Idol
US boxer Muhammad Ali. (Athlete, 18 Feb 2018)
Superstitions / Rituals / Beliefs
He listens to music before competing. (Athlete, 18 Feb 2018)
Famous relatives
His son Gregor has played for Moray Curling Club in Elgin, Scotland. (britishcurling.org.uk, 01 Aug 2016)
Ambitions
To win a gold medal at the 2018 Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang. (Athlete, 18 Feb 2018)
Impairment
He suffered a spinal collapse. (Athlete, 18 Feb 2018)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
3 2014 Team  
7 2018 Team  
World Championship
Rank Year Event Result
2 2010/2011 Team  
8 2011/2012 Team  
6 2012/2013 Team  
8 2014/2015 Team  
3 2016/2017 Team