Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Criminology, Psychology - University of Hartford: West Hartford, CT, USA
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began competing in para-athletics in 2015.
Why this sport?
Before his visual impairment he had competed in able-bodied athletics. "When I'm running it's truly a liberating feeling, where I kind of feel like I did years ago. It's the time of the day where I forget that I'm blind."
Toronto, ON, CAN
Chaz (Facebook profile, 23 Aug 2016)
Music, running, travelling. (teamusa.org, 2016)
Prior to his visual impairment he competed in cross-country running for the University of Hartford in West Hartford, CT, United States of America. (thisisinsider.com, 30 Jun 2016)
He lost his vision in 2011 as the result of Leber's hereditary optic neuropathy. (thisisinsider.com, 30 Jun 2016)
|Men's 1500 m T13||Final Round||2016-09-11||10|
|Men's 5000 m T13||Final Round||2016-09-15||8|