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Ian Warner

Para Ice Hockey

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Family
Wife Mel, children Oliver and Martha
Residence
London, ENG
Languages
French, English
Higher education
Law - University of Hull: England

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport at age 19 in Hull, England.
Why this sport?
"I was doing wheelchair racing and just going round and round the athletics track on my own was getting a bit tedious. Some guys said I should have a go at sledge and I've been playing it ever since."
Club / Team
Peterborough Phantoms: England
Name of coach
Ian Offers [club, national], GBR
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Forward

International debut

Year
1996
Competing for
Great Britain

General interest

Hobbies
Watching 1980s movies and television programmes. (Twitter profile, 14 Nov 2016)
Most influential person in career
British ice sledge hockey player Dave Hall. (Athlete, 04 Jan 2011)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"No regrets." (Athlete, 04 Jan 2011)
Impairment
He is a person with paraplegia as the result of cancer. (Athlete, 04 Jan 2011)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Nagano 1998 Paralympic Winter Games (Nagano, Japan)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Tournament Group A 1
Men's Tournament Group A 3
Men's Tournament Classification 5-7 2
Men's Tournament Classification 5-7 3
Torino 2006 Paralympic Winter Games (Torino, Italy)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Tournament Group A 2
Men's Tournament Group A 4
Men's Tournament Group A 6
Men's Tournament Classification 5-8 201
Men's Tournament Classification 7-8 102