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BYRNE Reggie
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC Ireland   
GenderMen
Age51
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Further Personal Information
Family
Wife Catherine and three children
Residence
Bray, IRL
Languages
English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began competing in 2013.
Club / Team
Angels Boxing Club: Dublin, IRL
Name of coach
Ken Hurley [national]
Training Regime
He trains up to nine hours a week.
General Interest
Nicknames
Reg (independent.ie, 16 Jul 2015)
Impairment
He has spina bifida which affects his left leg. (independent.ie, 14 Mar 2015)
Other information
BOXING CLUB
In 2009 he founded the Angels Boxing Club in Dublin, Ireland. He has worked as head coach at the club. (mycharity.ie, 2015; fighter.ie, 31 Oct 2013)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
27 2014 88kg 112.0
European Open Championships
Rank Year Event Result
10 2013 88kg 95
12 2015 97kg 118