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Robert Hunt

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T53

Further personal information

Residence
Champaign, IL, USA
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English
Higher education
Human Movement Studies - Parkland College: Champaign, IL, USA

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 1998.
Club / Team
Illinois Wheelchair Athletics: United States

General interest

Nicknames
Bob (Facebook profile, 13 Apr 2015)
Hobbies
Hunting. (youthoutdoorsu.org, 20 Nov 2013)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"The only thing harder than walking away, is not looking back." (Twitter profile, 29 Oct 2013)
Other sports
He has played wheelchair basketball at national level in United States. (youthoutdoorsu.org, 20 Nov 2013)
Impairment
He has sacral agenesis, resulting in his spine stopping in the middle of his back. He is paralysed from the hips down and his legs are permanently criss-crossed. (youthoutdoorsu.org, 20 Nov 2013)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Athletics World Championships (Lyon, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T53 Semifinal 1 2013-07-21 16
Men's 800 m T53 Semifinal 2 2013-07-22 13
Men's 200 m T53 Semifinal 1 2013-07-23 14
Men's 100 m T53 Semifinal 1 2013-07-25 11
Men's 4x400 m T53/54 Semifinal 1 2013-07-27 6