Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Athlete, Consultant, Insurance Officer, Manager
Accounting, Computing - University of Ulster: Londonderry, NIR
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began running in 2007. He took up the sport seriously in 2012 at the Foyle Valley Athletics Club in Londonderry, Northern Ireland.
Why this sport?
He wanted to represent Ireland.
Club / Team
Derry Track Club [DTC]: Northern Ireland
Name of coach
Malcolm McCausland, IRL from 2015
Big Dog (derrycitytc.com, 10 Dec 2016)
Playing golf, watching sport, going to the cinema. (Instagram profile, 13 Sep 2020; Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2016 European Championships in Grosseto, Italy. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
His family and friends, and coach Malcolm McCausland. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
Irish Para middle distance runner Michael McKillop, Irish Para sprinter Jason Smyth. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)
He was born with cerebral palsy. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2019)