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Brad Emmerson

Para Ice Hockey
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy

Further personal information

Residence
Amherst, NY, USA
Occupation
Coach, Public Speaker

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
Started sled hockey aged 10.
Club / Team
Buffalo Sabres Sled Hockey Team:
Name of coach
Jeff Sauer [national]
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Forward

International debut

Year
2003

General interest

Hobbies
Video games, bowling. (Vancouver, 21 Mar 2010)
Impairment
He suffers from cerebral palsy,although it was not diagnosed until he was two years old. (usparalympics.org, 2010)
Other information
COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
He spends time speaking to students about the challenges involved with overcoming disability. (usparalympics.org, 2010)

COACH
He is the first ever head coach of the Novice Buffalo Sled Hockey Team. (usahockey.com, 2011)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Winter Games (Vancouver, Canada)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Mixed Group A 1
Mixed Group A 3
Mixed Group A 5
Mixed Semifinal 202
Mixed Gold Medal Match 101