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Michael Fawkner

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Impaired range of motion
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
F34

Further personal information

Residence
Wangaratta, VIC, AUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took para-athletics in 2013.
Club / Team
Malvern Harriers Athletic Club: Australia
Name of coach
John Eden

General interest

Sporting philosophy / motto
"Never give up." (Facebook page, 07 Dec 2016)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2017 World Championships in London, England. (chuffed.org, 2016)
Impairment
In 2010 he was diagnosed Charot-Marie Tooth Syndrome, a condition that affects the peripheral nervous system. He also has a hearing impairment. (Facebook page, 07 Dec 2016; chuffed.org, 2016)