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Richard Browne

Track and Field

  • 2012
Name: Richard Browne
Sport: Track and Field
Classification: T44
Event: 100m, 200m, 4x100m Relay
Current Residence: Jackson, Miss.

Paralympic Experience:
  • 2012 Paralympic Games, silver (100m)
Career Highlights:
  • 2013: IPC Athletics World Championships, 1st (4x100m relay), 2nd (100m)
  • 2012: U.S. Paralympic Track & Field Trials, silver (high jump), bronze (100m), 4th (200m)

Facts: A below-the-knee amputee due to a traumatic accident in 2009...played football but never ran track in high school...attended Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia where he studied physics...holds the current world record in the men's T44 100m (10.75) and men's T44 200m (21.62)...member of the U.S. men's 4x100m relay team that holds the current world record set at the 2013 IPC Athletics World Championships in Lyon, France.

Learn more: 
US Para Track and Field



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