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Jeremy Finton

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T51, F51

Further personal information

Residence
Dayton, OH, USA
Languages
English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up para-athletics in 2006 at Wright State University in Dayton, OH, United States of America.
Why this sport?
He joined the newly-formed adaptive athletics club when he began studying at Wright State University in Dayton, OH, United States of America.

General interest

Nicknames
Chefy (thecontenders.com, Jun 2015)
Other sports
He has played wheelchair rugby at club level in United States of America. (adaptivesportsohio.org, 04 Sep 2013)
Impairment
He is a person with incomplete quadriplegia after breaking his neck in a diving accident in 2001. (thecontenders.com, Jun 2015; miamivalleyhospital.org, 25 Nov 2014)
Other information
OTHER STUDIES
He is a graduate of the hospitality management and culinary arts programme at Sinclair Community College in Dayton, OH, United States of America. (thecontenders.com, Jun 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m T51 Final 2011-01-22 6
Men's 100 m T51 Final 2011-01-24 6