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Mitchell Pink

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
T38, F38

Further personal information

Residence
Castle Hill, ACT, AUS

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began competing in 2002.
Club / Team
Hills District Athletics Club: Sydney, NSW, AUS
Name of coach
Matt Rawlings

General interest

Hobbies
Surfing and playing video games. (paralympic.org.au, 01 Jun 2011)
Memorable sporting achievement
Being selected to compete at the 2011 IPC Athletics World Championships in Christchurch. (paralympic.org.au, 01 Jun 2011)
Hero / Idol
Jamaican gold medallist Usain Bolt. (paralympic.org.au, 01 Jun 2011)
Impairment
He was born with cerebral palsy due to his oxygen being restricted during birth. (paralympic.org.au, 01 Jun 2011)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2011 IPC Athletics World Championships (Christchurch, New Zealand)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Long Jump F37/38 Final 2011-01-22 8
Men's 100 m T38 Heat 1 2011-01-23 6