Type of Impairment
Further personal information
Middletown, NJ, USA
Computer Science - Brookdale Community College: Lincroft, NJ, USA
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in his junior year of high school in Middletown, NJ, United States.
Why this sport?
He competed in wrestling at high school and a coach there recognised his competitive drive and put him in touch with North Jersey Navigators, a sports programme for athletes with an impairment. A Navigators coach suggested he should try wheelchair racing. "Once I got on that chair everything just exploded. I loved it."
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Hard work plus dedication equals success." (news.brookdalecc.edu, 24 Oct 2014)
To compete at the Paralympic Games. (news.brookdalecc.edu, 24 Oct 2014)
He was born with a disease affecting his limbs. (news.brookdalecc.edu, 24 Oct 2014)