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Kenneth Trudgeon

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
F46

Further personal information

Residence
London, ON, CAN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English
Higher education
Leisure Administration - Fanshawe College: London, ON, CAN

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
He enjoyed the adrenaline associated with competing in sport.
Club / Team
London Western TFC: Canada
Name of coach
John Allan [club]; Peter Eriksson [national]

International debut

Year
2005
Competing for
Canada

General interest

Nicknames
Ken, Kenny (Facebook profile, 27 Aug 2015, 23 Jul 2014)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Pain is temporary, Results are forever. It's not about the disabilities, it's about your abilities." (Facebook profile, 27 Aug 2015)
Awards and honours
He was named the 2005 Athlete of the Year by Athletics Ontario in Canada. (Linkedin profile, 2015)
Impairment
He was born with an impairment to his left arm. (Facebook page, 10 Apr 2014)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Shot Put F46 Final 1 2013-07-23 6
Men's Discus Throw F46 Final 1 2013-07-27 8