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ANDERSON Corey
Sport Para athletics
NPC Australia   
GenderMen
Age19
Place of BirthSydney, AUS
Height1.83 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
F38, T38
Further Personal Information
Residence
Toowoomba, QLD, AUS
Languages
English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began practising the sport at age 10.
Club / Team
QEII Track Club: Brisbane, QLD, AUS
Name of coach
Desmond Davis
General Interest
Nicknames
Corzza (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Hobbies
Playing video games. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Desmond Davis, and his grandparents. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
German javelin thrower Johannes Vetter. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Injuries
He was out of action for two months after sustaining a shoulder injury [torn labrum] in 2019. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"I want to be the greatest of all time." (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Awards and honours
He was named the 2017 Junior Para Athlete of the Year at the Sports Darling Downs Awards in Queensland, Australia. (sportsdarlingdowns.org, 01 Jun 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (WIN News Toowoomba Facebook page, 21 Feb 2019)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He serves as a disability support worker. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
1 2019 Javelin Throw F38 56.28