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WILDING Nathaniel
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC Great Britain   
GenderMen
Age27
Place of BirthIpswich, ENG
Height1.57 m
Weight 72 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Further Personal Information
Residence
Woodbridge, ENG
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began powerlifting in 2007.
Why this sport?
He was introduced to the sport by Jon Amos, who was the British powerlifting coach at the time. "I seemed to be good at it."
Club / Team
Suffolk Spartans: England
Name of coach
Daniel Collins, GBR, from 2008
Senior International Debut
Year
2008
Competing for
Great Britain
Location
United States
General Interest
Nicknames
Nathan (Athlete, 20 May 2019)
Hobbies
White water kayaking. (Athlete, 20 May 2019)
Memorable sporting achievement
His performance at the 2019 World Cup event in Eger, Hungary. (Athlete, 20 May 2019)
Most influential person in career
Coach Daniel Collins. (Athlete, 20 May 2019)
Awards and honours
He was named the 2009 Junior Sports Personality of the Year in Felixstowe, England. (felixstowetv.co.uk, 17 Mar 2009)
Impairment
He has spina bifida. (Athlete, 20 May 2019)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
12 2017 80kg 170.0
  2019 72kg  NoM
Commonwealth Games
Rank Year Event Result
5 2018 Bench Press Heavyweight 168.9
European Open Championships
Rank Year Event Result
8 2015 72kg 148
2 2018 72kg 165