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Oscar Stubbs

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S13, SB13, SM13

Further personal information

Residence
Sydney, NSW, AUS
Occupation
Student
Languages
English

Sport specific information

Club / Team
Sydney Olympic Park Aquatic Centre [SOPAC]: Australia
Training Regime
He trains in two-hour sessions up to seven times a week.

General interest

Other sports
He has represented the Australian vision impaired futsal team. (dailytelegraph.com.au, 18 Sep 2018; ibsasport.org, 07 Aug 2018)
Famous relatives
His father Jason has coached the New South Wales vision impaired cricket team. (cricketnsw.com.au, 14 Jan 2019)
Ambitions
To compete in Para swimming at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (dailytelegraph.com.au, 18 Sep 2018)
Impairment
He was born with a visual impairment leaving him with less than 20% field vision in each eye. "It's like looking through pin house, my peripheral is all a bit of a blur. So, when I'm swimming at pace, like doing turns, I get very dizzy and my eyes start shaking a bit." (10 News First Sydney Facebook page, 02 Nov 2018; dailytelegraph.com.au, 18 Sep 2018)