Name: Richard Browne
Sport: Track and Field
Discipline(s): Track and Field
Classification: T64
Height: 6-2
Weight: 185
DOB: 7/9/1991
Birthplace: Jackson, Miss.
Hometown: Jackson, Miss.
College: Morehouse University (Atlanta), Physics
Paralympic Experience
  • One-time Paralympian (2012); One-time Paralympic medalist (1 silver)
  • London 2012 Paralympic Games, silver (100m)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2015 – gold (100m, 200m), silver (4x100 relay)
  • Years of Participation: 2013, 2015
  • Medals: 5 (3 gold, 2 silver)
  • Gold – 2015 (100m, 200m); 2013 (4x100 relay)
  • Silver – 2015 (4x100 relay); 2013 (100m)
Personal: A below-the-knee amputee due to a traumatic accident in 2009, Browne grew up in Jackson, Mississippi, playing football and basketball but never ran track in high school...Browne earned a name for himself at the London 2012 Paralympic Games where he claimed silver in the highly anticipated men's T44 100-meter dash...Browne Jr. is the son of Richard Browne and Andrea Clincy and has nine brothers and sisters...He is the father of three children: Jayce, Brooklyn and Aea...Outside of family and track, he enjoys boxing, music and cars.