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Tyler Wigington

Athletics

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power, Intellectual impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
T20

Further personal information

Residence
Madison, WI, USA
Occupation
Waitperson
Languages
English

General interest

Sporting philosophy / motto
"Having a disability only means you need to work harder." (tylerwigington.com, Jul 2016)
Awards and honours
He was named 2005 Male Athlete of the Year by Special Olympics Wisconsin [SOWI] in United States of America. (specialolympicswisconsin.org, 12 May 2014)
Other sports
He has competed in basketball, bowling, flag football, golf and tennis at the Special Olympics USA Games. (specialolympicswisconsin.org, 12 May 2014)
Impairment
He was born with autism, hypotonia [low muscle tone] and verbal apraxia. (tylerwigington.com, Jul 2016)