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Jordan Howe

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
T35

Further personal information

Residence
Cardiff, WAL
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up athletics in 2008.

International debut

Year
2012
Competing for
Great Britain
Tournament
Paralympic Games
Location
London, ENG

General interest

Nicknames
Jord (Facebook profile, 07 Feb 2021)
Injuries
He underwent a groin operation in February 2016. He returned to training two weeks later. (walesonline.co.uk, 09 Jun 2016; Facebook page, 20 Feb 2016)

He was affected by an adductor muscle injury at the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. It took 18 months of rehabilitation for him to fully recover from the injury. (britishathletics.org.uk, 14 Apr 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"I have a strong desire to prove people wrong, those who think I can't do it. Especially with my disability, I think it makes you mentally stronger and highly motivated." (walesonline.co.uk, 09 Jun 2016)
Other sports
He has competed in Para swimming at national level. (paralympics.org.uk, 24 Jul 2012)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Facebook profile, 17 Apr 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T35 Heat 1 2012-08-31 4
Men's 100 m T35 Final Round 2012-09-01 7
Men's 200 m T35 Heat 2 2012-09-05 9999
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T35 Heat 2 2015-10-28 5
Men's 100 m T35 Final 1 2015-10-29 5
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T35 Heat 1 2016-09-09 9999
Men's 200 m T35 Heat 2 2016-09-11 3
Men's 200 m T35 Final Round 2016-09-12 7
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T35 Final 1 2017-07-23 2