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OWEN Jason
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC Great Britain   
GenderMen
Height1.52 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Short stature
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Further Personal Information
Residence
Mitcham, ENG
Occupation
Athlete, Carer
Languages
English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He trained as a body builder before his head coach suggested that he try powerlifting. He began competing in 2010.
Training Regime
He trains five days a week and up to four hours a day.
General Interest
Nicknames
Mini Arnie [he has a haircut like actor Arnold Schwarzenegger, who is one of his bodybuilding inspirations, and the name stuck]. (dailymail.co.uk, 06 Mar 2012)
Hero / Idol
Arnold Schwarzenegger. (dailymail.co.uk, 06 Mar 2012)
Other sports
He also competes in bodybuilding competitions. (dailymail.co.uk, 06 Mar 2012)
Impairment
He is a person of short stature. (dailymail.co.uk, 06 Mar 2012)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He works as a doorman at clubs in Mitcham, Essex, England. "Occasionally I get grief for being a dwarf when I'm working the doors. I don't let it get to me and often by the end of the night I have them over my shoulder when I chuck them out." (dailymail.co.uk, 07 Mar 2012)


Competition Highlights (historical)
There are no major results available for this athlete.