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Jabari Knight

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T54

Further personal information

Residence
Watford, ENG
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 2012 in England.

General interest

Most influential person in career
British wheelchair racer David Weir. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2017)
Hero / Idol
US boxer Muhammad Ali. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2017)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Live to fight another day." (Athlete, 16 Jul 2017)
Awards and honours
In 2016 he was presented with the Brian Freeman Trophy by the Weir Archer Academy in London, England. (the3scribblers.wordpress.com, 16 Mar 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (the3scribblers.wordpress.com, 16 Mar 2017)
Impairment
He has paraplegia as the result of a gunshot. (Athlete, 16 Jul 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T54 Heat 2 2017-07-14 16
Men's 200 m T54 Heat 2 2017-07-18 16