Samual McCarter

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SB9

Further personal information

Residence
Terre Haute, IN, USA
Occupation
Student
Languages
English

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
His doctor suggested that he take up swimming to help with his recovery.
Training Regime
He trains six days a week.

General interest

Nicknames
Sam (fox59.com, 02 Oct 2013)
Hobbies
Volunteering. (ncsasports.org, 20 Dec 2013)
Ambitions
To achieve a career in industrial engineering. (fox59.com, 02 Oct 2013; ncsasports.org, 20 Dec 2013)
Impairment
At age seven he was diagnosed with bone cancer and underwent surgery to replace his femur and hip bone with metal. He also had chemotherapy before and after the operation. (fox59.com, 02 Oct 2013)