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HENRY Tyrone
Sport Para ice hockey
NPC Canada   
GenderMen
Age24
Place of BirthWinnipeg, CAN
Height1.83 m
Weight 70 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Further Personal Information
Residence
Ottawa, ON, CAN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began playing Para ice hockey in September 2011 with the Ottawa Falcons in Ontario, Canada.
Why this sport?
An ice hockey player before his accident, he then met Canadian Para ice hockey player Marc Dorion, who became his mentor. He was also inspired after watching the sport at the 2010 Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver.
Name of coach
Ken Babey [national], CAN
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Defence
General Interest
Hobbies
Adapted water skiing, wheelchair racing, handcycling, alpine skiing, rowing. (ottawacommunitynews.com, 04 Feb 2016)
Most influential person in career
His parents. (stittsvillecentral.ca, 05 May 2017)
Awards and honours
He was named Best Athlete for Para ice hockey at the 2015 Ottawa Sports Awards in Ontario, Canada. (ottawacommunitynews.com, 04 Feb 2016)
Ambitions
To win a gold medal at the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (stittsvillecentral.ca, 05 May 2017)
Impairment
He has paraplegia as the result of a car accident in September 2010. (ottawasun.com, 19 Jan 2013)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
2 2018 Team  
World Championship
Rank Year Event Result
1 2017 Team