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COATSWORTH Adam
Sport Shooting Para sport
NPC Great Britain   
GenderMen
Age37
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Further Personal Information
Residence
Plymouth, ENG
Occupation
Armed Forces
Higher education
Physics - The Open University: Milton Keynes, ENG
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
From an early age he enjoyed being active and taking part in sports. Since being injured, he took up shotgun and rifle shooting, as well as cycling and swimming.
General Interest
Hobbies
Reading classical fiction, travelling, cricket, he also has a keen interest in physics, astronomy and history. (Linkedin profile, 03 Mar 2013; Twitter profile, 07 May 2014)
Impairment
His right leg has been amputated below the knee. (dvidshub.net, 03 Feb 2013)
Other information
ROYAL MEETING
He met the Prince of Wales at the Queen Elizabeth hospital in Birmingham, England on Prince Charles' visit to see members of Hasler Company, a unit which specialises in the recovery, rehabilitation and re-integration of injured marines. "It was a great pleasure to meet His Royal Highness. He genuinely supports the work we do and it was lovely for him to take time out of his busy schedule to visit us and the staff who care for us before Christmas." (gov.uk, 20 Dec 2013)

COMMANDO
He has been a Royal Marine Commando with the Royal Navy since November 2004. (Linkedin profile, 03 Mar 2013)

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