Joshua George

Track and Field

  • 2004
  • 2008
  • 2012
TwitterName: Josh George
Sport: Para Track and Field
Event: 200m, 400m, 800m, 1500m, marathon
Height: 
4'10"
Current Residence: Champaign, Ill
College: University of Illinois

Paralympic Experience:
  • 2012 Paralympic Games, bronze (800m)
  • 2008 Paralympic Games, gold (100m), silver (800m)
  • 2004 Paralympic Games, bronze (100m, 400m)
Career Highlights:
  • 2012 U.S. Paralympic Track & Field Trials – Gold (400m, 800m, 1500m, 5000m)
  • 2012 Grandmas Marathon – First
  • 2009 Grandmas Marathon – First
  • 2008 Paralympic Games – Gold (100m), Silver (800m)
  • 2006 IPC World Championships – Gold (100m, 200m, 400m, 800m)
  • 2006 Chicago Marathon – First
  • 2004 Paralympic Games – Bronze (100m, 400m)
  • 2004 Chicago Marathon – First
  • American record holder in 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1500m, 5000m and marathon

Fun Facts: Hobbies include writing, thinking about what to write about and
pretending to write, watching movies both good and not so good, ping pong, and
mooching home cooked meals off of friends.

Learn more: 
US Para Track and Field



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