While doing cycling training for an Ironman competition as an able-bodied athlete in 2005, he was involved in an accident with a truck that was travelling 100km/hr. He broke his back in four places resulting in spinal cord damage, as well as breaking his pelvis and elbows. He spent five months recovering in hospital. As a result, he is paralysed in his left leg and has limited movement in his right.
He began competing in triathlons as an able-bodied athlete in 2001, and after his injury in 2005 he competed in his first paratriathlon in 2008. He is married and has two daughters.
Latest Athlete Results
|1||18 Mar, 2017 - PTHC Men - 01:07:59|
|4||10 Sep, 2016 - Men's PT1 - 01:03:01|
|1||14 May, 2016 - Men's PT1 - 00:58:57|
|1||24 Apr, 2016 - Men's PT1 - 00:58:53|
|1||20 Feb, 2016 - Men's PT1 - 01:00:08|
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