As you might expect, I had hoped to be part of the 2012 Paralympic Games. This wasn’t to be as far as cycling was concerned and triathlon didn’t get included in next year’s programme which was a great shame as this is my main sport now. However, I was very grateful to be nominated by lots of people (Thanks!) to carry the Olympic torch on it’s relay route around Great Britain ahead of the games.
Sadly, I havn’t been selected, but I am sure there are a lots of people much more deserving of this than me anyway. I will just have to do my best to make sure we are on the plane to Rio in 2016 when triathlon is included in the Paralympics for the first time!
Here is the email I got from Sebastian Coe: –