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Ethan Rangi

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
T20, F20

Further personal information

Residence
North Shore, NZL
Occupation
Maintenance Worker
Languages
English
Higher education
Unitec Institute of Technology: Auckland, NZL

Sport specific information

Club / Team
Bays Athletics Club: Auckland, NZL

General interest

Nicknames
Taz (Facebook profile, 15 Jan 2017)
Hobbies
Listening to music, watching movies, spending time with friends, learning about horticulture, gardening. (specialolympics.org.nz, 2015)
Hero / Idol
His older brother Troy. (specialolympics.org.nz, 2015)
Awards and honours
He was named Maori Sports Performer of the Year at the 2016 Massey University Harbour Sport Excellence Awards in New Zealand. (harboursport.co.nz, 2016)

He was named Local Sportsman of the Year at the 2015 Massey University Harbour Sport Excellence Awards in New Zealand. (AUT Millennium Facebook page, 13 Nov 2015)
Other sports
He won a silver medal in basketball at the 2015 Special Olympics World Games in Los Angeles, CA, United States of America. (AUT Millennium Facebook page, 13 Nov 2015)
Famous relatives
His older brother Troy competed in alpine skiing at the 2015 Special Olympics New Zealand National Games in Cardrona. (specialolympics.org.nz, 14 Sep 2015)