Benjamin Wells Ertman

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S8

Further personal information

Residence
Potomac, MD, USA
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
English
Higher education
Language Studies, Psychology - St. Mary's College of Maryland: United States

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming at age two.
Why this sport?
He always wanted to swim growing up.
Club / Team
St. Mary's College of Maryland: United States
Name of coach
Casey Brandt [club], USA

General interest

Nicknames
Ben (allstaraquatics.net, 01 Oct 2013; Facebook profile, 27 May 2016)
Awards and honours
In 2013 he was presented with Potomac Valley's Outstanding Swimmer with a Disability Award. (allstaraquatics.net, 01 Oct 2013)
Impairment
He has cerebral palsy. (thechurchillobserver.com, 28 Sep 2011)