2011 Introductory Awards

  • Natalie Smith- Shooting

    Since taking up shooting a year ago Natalie has represented Australia at world cup events and been selected in the shadow team for the London 2012 Paralympic Games.  Born: 23/04/1975 in Melbourne Victoria Sport: Shooting Disability: Quadriplegia Classification: SH1 Best results: Bronze medal Paralympic Games London 2012 Gold medal IPC World Cup USA 2011 Gold medal IPC World Cup Sydney 2011 Bronze...
  • John McLeod- Athletics

    A former professional footballer, John took up athletics after losing his legs. This year he represented Australia at the Arafura Games in shotput and discuss....
  • Rheed McCracken- Track/Wheelchair Racing

    Born :        20/01/97 Sport:        Track, wheelchair racing Disability:   Cerebral palsy Classification:  T34 Best results:  2012 London Paralympic Games  silver in T34 100m and bronze  in T34 200m. Rheed is a Paralympic wheelchair racer, who at 15 was the youngest member of the Australian team at the London 2012 Paralympic Games where he won a bronze and silver medals in...
  • Keith Jacobs- Cycling

    Keith won the gold medal and broke the QLD record at the 2010 state championships. He competes in the 1000m time trial....


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