Chance Sumner


Name: Chance Sumner
Sport: Wheelchair Rugby
Position: 3.0
Height: 6’5”
Current Residence: Lakewood, Colo.

Paralympic Experience:

  • 2012 Paralympic Games - bronze medal 
  • 2008 Paralympic Games - gold medal

Career Highlights:

  • 2012 Canada Cup, gold medal
  • 2010 World Championships, gold medal
  • 2009 American Zonals, gold medal
  • 2008 Paralympic Games, gold medal
  • 2008 Canada Cup, gold medal
  • 2007 USQRA National Champions, MVP
  • 2006 Canada Cup, gold medal
  • 2006 World Championships, gold medal
  • 2005 World Wheelchair & Amputee Games, gold medal 

Fun Facts: Sumner began playing wheelchair rugby after he went to buy mountain bike tires and a man at the store suggested the sport to him. He fell in love with the sport and has been playing ever since.

Learn more: 
US Wheelchair Rugby

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