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Debbie O'Connell

 lincoln Leichtathletik, Behindertensport


T46 Nationally Classified Para Athletics Athlete. In my 4th year of training and hitting National and World Championship Standards. Classifying Internationally in 2023. Currently number 1 in the UK, aiming for Paris Paralympics 2024.


Just 4 years into the sport after being injured while serving in the British Army, already I have competed in the Invictus Games Sydney 2018, achieving 2 silver medals. 

I am currently number 1 in the UK for my primary distance of 400m and would sit number 2 in Europe when classified internationally in 2023.

I have finished work to focus on achieving Paris Paralympics 2024, I have a professional coach as well as a club coach and train at Loughborough with Paralympic athletes. 

During my time with the Invictus Games I gained local and national recognition, I have maintained those links and give regular interviews on BBC Radio Lincolnshire.