Josh Clark

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
F37

Further personal information

Residence
Wales

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
His school in Wales had a sports day at the stadium where the Welsh para-athletics team were training. Selected for the shot put that day, he was spotted by a coach and invited to become involved in para-sport.
Name of coach
Paula Dunn [national], GBR; Anthony Hughes [personal]
Training Regime
He trains at the Disability Sport Wales [DSW] Para Academy in Cardiff, Wales. In one week, he does three technical throw sessions, three weights and strength and conditioning sessions, two fitness sessions and four flexibility sessions.

General interest

Hobbies
Spending time with family, watching sport. (sportsaid.org.uk, 21 Apr 2015)
Most influential person in career
His mother. (sportsaid.org.uk, 21 Apr 2015)
Hero / Idol
Scottish football manager Alex Ferguson. (sportsaid.org.uk, 21 Apr 2015)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (sportsaid.org.uk, 21 Apr 2015)