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Stephen Payton

Athletics
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
T38

Further personal information

Family
One son
Residence
South Shields, ENG
Occupation
Technician
Higher education
Sports Science - Napier University: Edinburgh, SCO

General interest

Awards and honours
He has been inducted into Scottish Disability Sports Hall of Fame. (scottishdisabilitysport.com, 2012)

Named Scottish Disability Sport's Athlete of the Year for 2005 and 2006. (scottishdisabilitysport.com, 29 Jan 2010)

For his performances at the 1996 Paralympic Games in Atlanta, he received the British Sports Writers Disabled Athlete of the Year award, the Scottish Athletics Federation [SAF] Athlete of the Year award, and the Sunday Mail Great Scot Unsung Hero award. (scottishdisabilitysport.com, 29 Jan 2010)
Other information
RETIREMENT
He has retired from international competition. (scottishdisabilitysport.com, 2012; tside.co.uk, 2012)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Atlanta 1996 Paralympic Games (Atlanta, United States of America)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T37 Final Round 1
Men's 200 m T37 Final Round 1
Men's 400 m T37 Final Round 1
Men's 4x100 m T34-37 Final Round 3
IPC Athletics World Championships Villeneuve d'Ascq 2002 (Villeneuve d'Ascq, France)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T38 Final Round 2
Men's 400 m T38 Heat 1 3
Men's 200 m T38 Final Round 2
Athens 2004 Paralympic Games (Athens, Greece)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T38 Heat 2 3
Men's 100 m T38 Final Round 5
Men's 200 m T38 Heat 1 3
Men's 200 m T38 Final Round 8
Men's 400 m T38 Heat 1 3
Men's 400 m T38 Final Round 3
IPC Athletics World Championships Assen 2006 (Assen, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 400 m T38 Heat 2 2
Men's 400 m T38 Final Round 3
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m T38 Heat 1 6
Men's 400 m T38 Final Round 5
Sydney 2000 Paralympic Games (Sydney, Australia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 4x100 m T38 Final Round 2
Men's 4x100 m T38 Heat 2 3
Men's 100 m T38 Heat 1 2
Men's 100 m T38 Final Round 3
Men's 200 m T38 Final Round 3
Men's 400 m T38 Final Round 2
IPC Athletics World Championships Birmingham 1998 (Birmingham, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m T38 Heat 2 1
Men's 100 m T38 Final Round 1
Men's 200 m T38 Heat 1 1
Men's 200 m T38 Final Round 1
Men's 400 m T38 Final Round 1