Paul Davidson

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Intellectual impairment
Classification
T20

Further personal information

Residence
Inverness, SCO
Languages
English
Higher education
Inverness College: Scotland

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began running at school.
Why this sport?
His school physical education teacher encouraged him to get involved. He used to play football until he started training more seriously in running as it gave him more of a challenge.
Club / Team
Inverness Harriers: Scotland
Name of coach
Charles Forbes [club]; Paula Dunn [national], GBR
Training Regime
He trains six times a week.

General interest

Hobbies
Spending time with his brother and sister, watching football. (sportsaid.org.uk, 20 Feb 2015)
Memorable sporting achievement
Being selected to compete at 2015 Anniversary Games in London, England. (scottishdisabilitysport.com, 01 Aug 2015)
Hero / Idol
British relay runner Jamie Bowie. (sportsaid.org.uk, 20 Feb 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Never give up on any sport until you find the one that suits you best." (scottishdisabilitysport.com, 01 Aug 2015)