What is Roderick Townsend disability?

What is Roderick Townsend disability?

Roderick Townsend-Roberts sustained permanent nerve damage to his right arm and shoulder at birth….Roderick Townsend-Roberts.

Personal information
Disability class T46/47/F46/47
Event(s) Sprint, long jump, high jump, triple jump

Who is the most famous Paralympian?

Trischa Zorn
Most gold medals over career

No. Athlete Total
1 Trischa Zorn 55
2 Ragnhild Myklebust 27
3 Béatrice Hess 25
4 Reinhild Moeller 23

What is T47 disability?

T42/F42 – T46/F46, T47 – These classes are designated for athletes with a limb deficiency who compete standing. Classes 42-44 are where the legs are affected while 45-47 are where the arms are affected. T51-T54, F51-F57 – In the 50s classes, all athletes have impaired muscle power or range of movement.

What does T37 mean in Paralympics?

T37 is a disability sport classification for disability athletics in track and jump events. It includes people who have coordination impairments such as hypertonia, ataxia and athetosis. It is the athletics equivalent of the more general CP7 classification.

Who is NZ most successful Paralympian?

Dame Sophie Pascoe DNZM
Dame Sophie Pascoe DNZM #166 She is an eleven-time Paralympic gold medallist and multiple World Champion. At the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games, Sophie won four medals – taking her total tally to 19 Paralympic medals. This has now made Sophie the most decorated and successful New Zealand Paralympian ever!

What is S12 Para swimming?

There are three additional classes, S11, S12 and S13, for visually impaired swimmers. The lower number indicates a greater degree of impairment: class S11 swimmers are blind or nearly blind, and compete in blacked-out goggles.

What is Kadeena Cox’s disability?

Kadeena Cox’s Paralympic disability is she has Multiple Sclerosis – a lifelong condition that affects the brain and nerves. There are many possible symptoms of multiple sclerosis. Common symptoms include tiredness, vision problems and problems with walking or balance.

What is Brittni Mason disability?

Born with Erb’s Palsy affecting her left shoulder and arm, Mason nevertheless played a wide range of sports while growing up in Northeast Ohio. In fact, Mason was unaware that she was eligible to compete in World Para Athletics events.

What is the world record for high jump 2021?

Javier Sotomayor (Cuba) is the current men’s record holder with a jump of 2.45 m ( 8 ft 1⁄4 in) set in 1993 – the longest-standing record in the history of the men’s high jump.