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Paul Daniels

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T62

Further personal information

Residence
Stellenbosch, RSA
Occupation
Student
Languages
English

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
He was scouted by South African sports scientist and coach Suzanne Ferreira.
Club / Team
Maties ParaSport: South Africa
Name of coach
Fanie Van Der Merwe, RSA

General interest

Awards and honours
In 2017 he was named Junior Sportsman of the Year at the Cape Winelands Sport Awards in South Africa. (Ossur Facebook page, 16 Mar 2018)
Ambitions
To compete at the Paralympic Games. (Ossur Facebook page, 16 Mar 2018)
Impairment
At age four both his legs were amputated due to meningitis. (Ossur Facebook page, 16 Mar 2018)