Participants

Alexandre DUPONT

Alexandre DUPONT
    Athletics
Birth Date:  03 Sep 1985
Place of Birth:  LASALLE CAN
Country of birth:  CAN
Age:  32
Gender:   Men
Sport Class
T54

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Men's T54 1500m 1 Gold
Men's T54 Marathon 5

Alexandre DUPONT - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Mon, 9 Apr 12:12
Men's T54 1500m Round 1 - Heat 2
Finished
Tue, 10 Apr 20:27
Gold Medal Event Men's T54 1500m Final
Finished
Sun, 15 Apr 6:10
Gold Medal Event Men's T54 Marathon Final
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's 1500m T54 3 3:23.62

Paralympic Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's 400m T54 6r1h2 49.28
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's 800m T54 6r1h3 1:40.37
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's 1500m T54 7r1h1 3:10.28
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's 4 x 400m Relay T53/54 3 3
2012 London, GBR Men's 400m T54 4r1h1 51.17
2012 London, GBR Men's 800m T54 6r1h3 1:39.73
2012 London, GBR Men's 5000m T54 9r1h3 11:31.10
2012 London, GBR Men's 4 x 400m Relay T53/54 2r2 3:17.50

World Championships
YearLocationEventRankResult
2017 London, GBR Men's 1500m T54 8r1h3 3:15.30
2017 London, GBR Men's 400m T54 5r1h2 48.90
2017 London, GBR Men's 5000m T54 7 11:56.18
2015 Doha, QAT Men's 400m T54 6r1h2 49.42
2015 Doha, QAT Men's 800m T54 4s1 1:42.13
2013 Lyon, FRA Men's 1500m T54 6s2 3:05.98
2013 Lyon, FRA Men's 400m T54 4s2 49.49
2013 Lyon, FRA Men's 4 x 400m Relay T53/54 1 3:11.33
2011 Christchurch, NZL Men's 200m T54 5r1h1 29.72
2011 Christchurch, NZL Men's 400m T54 5r1h4 51.14

Coach

PERSONAL: Rick REELIE (athletics.ca, 22 Mar 2018)


Sporting relatives

Married to fellow wheelchair racer, Ilona DUPONT. (paralympics.ca, 22 Mar 2018)


Reason: Inspired to try the sport after watching the 2004 Athens Paralympics. (paralympics.ca, 22 Mar 2018)
Additional information

IMPAIRMENT DETAILS
Lost his right leg in a motorcycle accident at the age of 17. (paralympics.ca, 22 Mar 2018)


COMMONWEALTH JOY
Won a bronze medal in the 1500m at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games. (paralympics.ca, 22 Mar 2018)


BUSINESS OWNER
Owns and operates a company called Revolution Sports, which manufactures sports equipment for people with physical disabilities. Revolution Sports produces the rollers for wheelchair racers to practice indoors – as well as travel cases, gloves, tyres, and wheels for the University of Illinois wheelchair racing team. (nyrr.org, 22 Mar 2018).



Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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