Archive for March, 2012

Achievements

Running – World Records

27 June 2012: 24.93 – 200m (T42), 2012 European Championships
27 May 2011: 57.06 – 400m (T42), Paralympic World Cup
10 October 2010: 2:42:52 – Chicago Marathon
21 March 2010: 1:14:59 – Reading Half Marathon

Swimming

1991 World Youth Games, Adelaide – 4 Gold, 3 Silver & 2 Bronze
1989 World Youth Games, Miami – 9 Gold & [...]

Friday, March 2nd, 2012

Richard Voted IPC Athlete of the Month

After breaking the 200m T42 sprint world record, Great Britain’s Richard Whitehead has been voted the International Paralympic Committee’s (IPC) Athlete of the Month for June.
Whitehead clocked a new top time of 24.93 to win gold in the event at June’s IPC Athletics European Championships in Stadskanaal, the Netherlands, where he also claimed bronze in [...]

Friday, March 2nd, 2012