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Tiaan Bosch

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T53

Further personal information

Residence
York, ENG
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English
Higher education
University of Pretoria: South Africa

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
He was inspired to take up wheelchair racing seriously after watching the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games in London.
Club / Team
City of York Athletics Club: England

General interest

Other sports
Prior to his accident he competed in able-bodied athletics and was offered a US athletics scholarship. (yorkpress.co.uk, 20 Feb 2013)
Impairment
He has paraplegia as the result of a motorcycle accident in 1997. (yorkpress.co.uk, 11 Jul 2013)