Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
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
Prior to his accident he competed in able-bodied athletics and was offered a US athletics scholarship. (yorkpress.co.uk, 20 Feb 2013)
He has paraplegia as the result of a motorcycle accident in 1997. (yorkpress.co.uk, 11 Jul 2013)