Name: Brad Scott
Disability: Cerebral Palsy
Sport: Athletics - 1500m
Experience: Beijing 2008 and London 2012
Day 4: T38 1500m - Final
Rio 2016 will not be Brad’s first Paralympic
experience having previously won bronze in the 800m event in Beijing and both a
bronze and silver medal in London, in the 800m and 1500m events, respectively.
Born and raised in Bunbury, Scott has moved and
lived in Canberra in the past, assisting his success in London, before shifting
back to Perth ahead of the Rio Paralympic Games.
Scott has also medalled at IPC World
Championship level, stamping him as one of Western Australia’s most successful
track and field Paralympians.
Outside of sport, Scott has worked as a mortgage
broker, whilst he recently launched his own website – promoting his athletic
pursuits and allowing fans to follow his Rio journey.
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