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Ethan Burkhart

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Classification
T54, F56

Further personal information

Residence
Libertyville, IL, USA
Occupation
Student

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He has been involved in a range of sports since age two, including swimming, Para ice hockey, wheelchair basketball and athletics.
Why this sport?
"[Sports] help me excel in all areas of my life."

General interest

Other sports
He also plays Para ice hockey with the Great Lakes Adaptive Sports Association in Lake Forest, IL, United States of America, and was selected to participate in a USA Hockey development camp in 2014. (jwcdaily.com, 09 Apr 2016; GLASA Facebook page, 2014)
Ambitions
To compete in the Paralympic Games. (archive.disabledsportsusa.org, 13 Jan 2016)
Impairment
He was born with spina bifida. (parasport-news.com, 29 Feb 2016)