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Cooper Blair

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T62, F62

Further personal information

Languages
English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began running in 2013.
Training Regime
He trains twice a day, incorporating sessions on the track and in the gym.

General interest

Impairment
He was born with amniotic band syndrome, a condition that occurs when the foetus becomes entangled in fibrous amniotic bands in the womb. After undergoing seven unsuccessful operations to reverse the effects of the condition, both his legs were amputated below the knee in 2005. (Facebook page, 04 Oct 2017)