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Karim Chan

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
T20, F20

Further personal information

Occupation
Student
Languages
English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in September 2013 at the Nene Valley Harriers club in Peterborough, England.
Why this sport?
He was inspired to begin training after watching the 2012 Paralympic Games in London.
Club / Team
Peterborough Athletic Club: England
Name of coach
Femi Akinsanya, from 2016
Training Regime
He trains three times a week at Loughborough University in England.

General interest

Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (parachatter.com, 06 Nov 2016)
Impairment
He has autism spectrum disorder. The condition can affect social interaction, communication, interests and behaviour. (peterboroughtoday.co.uk, 26 May 2016)