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Nathaniel Wilding

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Congenital

Further personal information

Residence
Woodbridge, ENG
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began powerlifting in 2007.
Why this sport?
He was introduced to the sport by Jon Amos, who was the British powerlifting coach at the time. "I seemed to be good at it."
Club / Team
Suffolk Spartans: England
Name of coach
Daniel Collins, GBR, from 2008

International debut

Year
2008
Competing for
Great Britain
Location
United States

General interest

Nicknames
Nathan (Athlete, 20 May 2019)
Hobbies
White water kayaking. (Athlete, 20 May 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
His performance at the 2019 World Cup event in Eger, Hungary. (Athlete, 20 May 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Daniel Collins. (Athlete, 20 May 2019)
Awards and honours
He was named the 2009 Junior Sports Personality of the Year in Felixstowe, England. (felixstowetv.co.uk, 17 Mar 2009)
Impairment
He has spina bifida. (Athlete, 20 May 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Mexico City 2017 World Para Powerlifting Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 80.00kg Final 2017-12-05 12