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Kyle Edward Whitehouse

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T38

Further personal information

Residence
St. Catharines, ON, CAN
Occupation
Athlete, Public Speaker
Languages
English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He got involved in Para athletics at age 15.
Why this sport?
He took up the sport as an extra-curricular activity at school.
Club / Team
Niagara Regional Athletics: Canada
Name of coach
Sue Bartol [club], CAN

International debut

Year
2011
Competing for
Canada
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Christchurch, NZL

General interest

Hobbies
Football, ice hockey, muscle cars, watching drag racing. (paralympic.ca, 01 Oct 2018)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in front of his family and friends at the 2015 Parapan American Games in Toronto, ON, Canada. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Most influential person in career
His family. (Athlete, 17 Jul 2017)
Awards and honours
He carried the torch through St. Catharines, ON, Canada, during the relay ahead of the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto, ON, Canada. (brocku.ca, 20 Jun 2015)
Impairment
He was born with cerebral palsy. (paralympic.ca, 15 Aug 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T38 Heat 2 2011-01-23 3
Men's 100 m T38 Final 2011-01-24 5
Men's 200 m T38 Heat 2 2011-01-25 5
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T38 Semifinal 2 2013-07-21 7
Men's 100 m T38 Final 1 2013-07-22 7
Men's 200 m T38 Semifinal 1 2013-07-23 7
Men's 200 m T38 Final 1 2013-07-24 6
IPC Athletics 2015 World Championships (Doha, Qatar)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m T38 Final 1 2015-10-22 7
Men's 200 m T38 Heat 2 2015-10-22 8
Men's 100 m T38 Heat 1 2015-10-30 6
Men's 100 m T38 Final 1 2015-10-31 6
World Para Athletics Championships London 2017 (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m T38 Heat 1 2017-07-17 7
Men's 200 m T38 Final 1 2017-07-18 6
Men's 100 m T38 Heat 2 2017-07-21 7
Men's 100 m T38 Final 1 2017-07-21 8