Participants

David BAMBRICK

David BAMBRICK
    Athletics
Birth Date:  14 Apr 1984
Place of Birth:  WOLFVILLE
Country of birth:  CAN
Age:  34
Gender:   Men
Sport Class
F37

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
ATH Athletics Men's F38 Shot Put 6

David BAMBRICK - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Wed, 11 Apr 20:36
Gold Medal Event Men's F38 Shot Put Final
Finished

Biographical Information


Occupation: Works in a fitness centre (kingscountynews.ca, 15 Feb 2018)
Coach

PERSONAL: Steve WOHLMUTH (athleticsnovascotia.ca, 10 Jan 2018)


Reason: A track and field athlete for the best part of a decade, he discovered shot put when coach Steve WOLHMUTH, at the Launchers Athletics club, suggested he give the event a go. (kingscountynews.ca, 15 Feb 2018)
Additional information

IMPAIRMENT DETAILS
Diagnosed with cerebral palsy on his right side when he was four. (thechronicleherald.ca, 7 Apr 2013)


AMBITIONS ACHIEVED
"When I got into track and field nine years ago, I had two dreams: to represent my province and my country. Now I’ve accomplished both of those things," he said, after winning selection for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealh Games. (kingscountynews.ca, 15 Feb 2018)


BORN TO THROW
"I’m a naturally big guy and running was never easy for me. Throwing came naturally, and when I tried shot put, it all went hand in hand. (kingscountynews.ca, 15 Feb 2018)


MANTRA
His phrase for life: "If you believe, you can achieve. Detemination and dedication goes a long way." (kingscountynews.ca, 20 Feb 2018)


SMILE
When he was four, his parents signed him up for the Sensory Motor Instructional Leadership Experience program at Acadia University in Wolfville, also known as SMILE. The program provides an environment of fun and play that fosters motor development for children with disabilities. "It’s the best program in the world," he said. (thechronicleherald.ca, 7 Apr 2013)



Legend

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

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