Name: Jonathan Gore
Sport: Track and Field
Event(s): 100-meter, 200-meter
Classification: T64
DOB: 9/8/1994
Hometown: Fayetteville, W.Va.
High School: Fayetteville High School (Fayetteville, W.Va.)
College: Concord University ‘17
Paralympic Experience
  • One-time Paralympian (2020)
  • Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020, 4th (200-meter), 7th (100-meter)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2021 Desert Challenge Games, gold (100-meter)
  • 2017 MEC Championship, gold (200-meter)
  • 2017 MEC Championship, silver (100-meter, long jump)
  • 2017 MEC Championship, silver (4x100-meter relay)
Personal: Son of Lee Ann...Track & Field Graduate Assistant Coach at Concord University...Suffered an injury in a work accident that cut his heel off, which he knew needed to be amputated...In 2019 he was watching videos of para-athletes competing and came across Jarryd Wallace, who he reached out to on Instagram...Since then, Wallace has helped him and his prosthetist understand how his blade worked and how it should fit so he could run at his full potential.