Name: Aaron Gouge
Sport: Wheelchair Basketball
Classification: 2.0
Height: 6-1
Weight: 190
DOB: 11/3/1985
Birthplace: Raleigh, N.C.
Hometown: Dallas, Texas
High School: Rolesville High School (Wake Forest, N.C.)
College: University of Texas at Arlington ‘09, Kinesiology
Paralympic Experience
  • One-time Paralympian (2016); One-time medalist (1 gold)
  • Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, gold
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2014 – silver
  • Years of competition: 2014
  • Medals: 1 (silver)
Personal: Gouge started playing wheelchair basketball at 11. He played collegiately at University of Texas at Arlington where he graduated in 2009 with a degree in kinesiology. In 2007, the Mayor of Arlington officially declared November 2 as “Aaron Gouge Day”. He also played professionally in France for two years. He currently plays for the Dallas Wheelchair Mavericks....Son of Roger and Nancy Gouge…Has one older sister, Amber…Enjoys hanging out with friends, watching movies and sports, and traveling.