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Greg Shaw

Sled Hockey

  • 2010
  • 2014

Name: Greg Shaw
2014
Paralympic Event: Sled hockey
Position
: Forward
Height
: 3-0
Weight
: 105
DOB
: Feb. 28, 1990
Birthplace
: Merritt Island, Fla.
Hometown
: Merritt Island, Fla.
Current
Residence: Titusville, Fla.
High
School: The Winter Sports School (Park City, Utah) ‘09
Club
Team: Tampa Bay Lightning/Space Coast Hurricanes


Performance
Highlights

  • Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games, gold; Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Winter Games, gold
  • Four-time International Paralympic Committee Ice Sledge Hockey World Championship medalist, gold (2009, 2012), silver (2013), bronze (2008)
  • Four-time IPC World Sledge Hockey Challenge medalist, gold (2012), silver (Nov. 2011, 2013), bronze (April 2011)
  • 2011 Japan Para Ice Sledge Hockey Championship, 3rd
  • 2013 USA Hockey Sled Cup, 1st
  • Eight-time U.S. National Sled Hockey Team member, 2006-14


Personal


Greg Shaw began his sled hockey career as a teenager, playing with the National Ability Center’s Golden Eagles sled hockey club based out of Park City, Utah, from 2007-11. He made his first U.S. National Sled Hockey Team for the 2006-07 season, and he was part of the gold-medal-winning squad at the Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Winter Games.

Shaw was born with sacral agenesis, a condition that affects the spinal cord. A graduate of the Winter Sports School, a college preparatory program based in Park City, Utah, Shaw also enjoys swimming, surfing and skateboarding.

Connect

Twitter: @sledplayer

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