American paralympic athlete who is recognized for competing in T44 sprint events. During the 1992 Summer Paralympics he broke the records in both the 100m and 200m relay race events.
He joined his high school's track and field team at the age of 15.
In 2012, he was nominated to be inducted into the Olympic Hall of Fame.
He and his wife gave birth to four children.
Both he and David Weir won multiple gold medals in Paralympics events.