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BEVERIDGE Nic
Sport Para athletics, Para powerlifting, Para swimming, Para Triathlon
NPC Australia   
GenderMen
Age33
Place of BirthMackay, AUS
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
PT1
Further Personal Information
Residence
Canberra, ACT, AUS
Occupation
Athlete, Communications Professional, Manager
Languages
English
Higher education
Communications, Public Relations - University of Queensland: Brisbane, QLD, AUS
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up para-triathlon in 2012 and began competing in 2013 in Queensland, Australia.
Why this sport?
He was inspired to take up the sport after reading an article about Australia para-triathlete Bill Chaffey.
Club / Team
ACT Academy of Sport [ACTAS]: Canberra, ACT, AUS
Name of coach
Corey Bacon [national], AUS
Senior International Debut
Year
2013
Competing for
Australia
Tournament
World Championships
Location
London, ENG
General Interest
Hobbies
Photography, reading, writing. (dailymercury.com.au, 19 Dec 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Competing at the 2013 World Championships in London, England. (act.gov.au, 2016)
Awards and honours
He was named among the Top 10 Sportspeople of 2016 by Australian newspaper the Daily Mercury. (dailymercury.com.au, 19 Dec 2016)
Other sports
He won gold in the handcycling category at the 2016 Ironman Cairns event in Queensland, Australia. (Facebook page, 12 Jun 2016)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, QLD, Australia, and the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (dailymercury.com.au, 19 Dec 2016)
Impairment
He has paraplegia as the result of the effects of transverse myelitis contracted in 2003. (dailymercury.com.au, 23 May 2013)
Other information
BIPARTITE INVITATION
He was one of 17 para-triathletes to be selected by the International Triathlon Union [ITU] Bipartite Selection Panel to compete at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (triathlon.org, 08 Jul 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games - Para Triathlon
Rank Year Event Result
9 2016 PT1 1:10:35
World Championships - Para Triathlon
Rank Year Event Result
9 2014 PT1 1:17:14
9 2015 PT1 1:08:59
11 2016 PT1 1:12:32
4 2017 PTWC 1:10:44
9 2019 PTWC 1:17:47
World Ranking (2018/01/01) - Para Triathlon
Rank Year Event Result
7 2018 PTWC  
6 2018 PTWC  
6 2018 PTWC  
Commonwealth Games - Para Triathlon
Rank Year Event Result
2 2018 PTWC 1:03:28