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Marc O'Farrell

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital

Further personal information

Residence
Brisbane, QLD, AUS
Languages
English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began powerlifting in 2018 at age 31 in Brisbane, QLD, Australia.
Why this sport?
"I just wanted to push myself. I have always loved the gym and training. I love to compete."
Name of coach
Simon Bergner [national, personal], AUS

General interest

Nicknames
Darrell ["It rhymes with my surname."] (Athlete, 24 May 2019)
Hobbies
Spending time with family. (Athlete, 24 May 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
Being selected to compete for Australia. (Athlete, 24 May 2019)
Hero / Idol
Australian wheelchair racer Kurt Fearnley. (Athlete, 24 May 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Tough times don't last, tough people do." (Athlete, 24 May 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 24 May 2019)