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Stewart Nangle

Shooting

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SH1

Further personal information

Residence
Bacup, ENG
Occupation
Athlete

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up shooting in 2008.
Club / Team
Blackburn RPC: England
Name of coach
Pasan Kularatne [national]
Handedness
Right

General interest

Hobbies
Model making. (paralympics.org.uk, 01 Jun 2016)
Other sports
He represented England in able-bodied shooting at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, finishing fifth in the 10m air pistol. (SportsDeskOnline, 17 Nov 2015; weareengland.org, 22 Apr 2014)
Impairment
He was involved in an accident which almost resulted in him losing his leg. He underwent surgery and had a metal frame bolted into to the bones of the limb. Since recovering from the injury, he no longer needs the frame. (disabledshooting.org.uk, 2013)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
P1 - Men's 10 m Air Pistol SH1 Qualification 2016-09-09 4
P1 - Men's 10 m Air Pistol SH1 Final Round 2016-09-09 6
P3 - Mixed 25 m Pistol SH1 Qualification 2016-09-11 11
P4 - Mixed 50 m Pistol SH1 Qualification 2016-09-14 7
P4 - Mixed 50 m Pistol SH1 Final Round 2016-09-14 8