|Track and field (T53)|
|Competitor for United Kingdom|
|Gold||2012 London||100m - T53|
|Silver||2008 Beijing||100m - T53|
|IPC Athletics World Championships|
|Silver||2013 Lyon||100m - T53|
|IPC European Championships|
|Gold||2014 Swansea||100m - T53|
Michael David Bushell MBE (born 8 June 1990) is a Paralympic athlete from Telford, Shropshire, England competing mainly in category T53 sprint events after being born without seven vertebrae in his back.
He competed in the 2008 Summer Paralympics in Beijing, China. There he won a silver medal in the men's 100 metres - T53 event and went out in the first round of the men's 200 metres - T53 event. Bushell also holds British Records for the T53 class in the 100m 200m 400m 800m and the European T53 class 100m
On 19 June 2009, Bushell set a new 100m T53 world record in Ibach, Switzerland, beating the old record by three one-hundredths of a second.
- GRO reference: July 1990, Vol. 30, Page 68
- , BBC Sport, Thursday, 18 June 2009.
- "One better for Bushell as Beijing silver medalist storms to London sprint gold". Daily Mail. 3 September 2012.
- , BBC Sport, Monday, 3 September 2012.
- The London Gazette: . 29 December 2012.
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