Oliver Francis Brown
Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began powerlifting at Woking Power Club in Surrey, England.
Why this sport?
He was inspired to try the sport after watching the 2012 Paralympic Games in London.
Club / Team
Locker 27: Weybridge, ENG
Name of coach
Tom Whittaker [national]; Ben Richens [national]; Jim Horner [national]
Ollie (britishweightlifting.org, 09 May 2017)
Supporting English football club Southampton, music. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2019; Facebook profile, 27 Aug 2014)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in the 65kg category at the 2018 European Open Championships in Berck-sur-Mer, France. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2019)
Most influential person in career
British Para powerlifter Ali Jawad. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2019)
Hero / Idol
British Para swimmer Ellie Simmonds. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2019)
He is a person of short stature. (Athlete, 11 Jul 2019)
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