Lee Lower

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
F55

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up para-athletics in 1998.
Why this sport?
"The school I went to at the time entered a regional competition and I thought, 'Why not give it a go?'"
Club / Team
Nithsdale Athletic Club: Scotland
Name of coach
Joyce Rammell [club], GBR; Paula Dunn [national], GBR

General interest

Awards and honours
He was nominated for the 2001 BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year award. (dailyrecord.co.uk, 31 Dec 2009)
Impairment
He was born with spina bifida. (dailyrecord.co.uk, 31 Dec 2009)