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Michael Seo

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Congenital

Further personal information

Occupation
Student
Languages
English

General interest

Hobbies
Playing wheelchair basketball. (sandiegouniontribune.com, 09 May 2016)
Impairment
He was born with neuroblastoma, a form of cancer. He had the tumour removed but the operation left him paralysed him from the waist down. (sandiegouniontribune.com, 09 May 2016)
Other information
STATE FIRST
In 2016 he was one of two students with an impairment who competed in track and field events run by the California Interscholastic Federation [CIF] in the United States of America. It was the first time CIF had allowed wheelchair and ambulatory athletes to represent their schools at a state meet. "It was fun to get out on the chair and compete. I need to drop my times, but I have a meet under my belt now." (sandiegouniontribune.com, 09 May 2016)