Brad Bowden

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Brad Bowden
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Bowden in 2015
Born (1983-05-26) May 26, 1983 (age 33)
Orton, Ontario, Canada
Height 5 ft 0 in (152 cm)
Weight 154 lb (70 kg; 11 st 0 lb)
Position Forward
National team  Canada
Playing career 1999–present
Brad Bowden
Medal record
Representing Canada Canada
Men's Wheelchair Basketball
Paralympic Games
Gold medal – first place 2004 Athens
Men's Ice sledge hockey
Paralympic games
Gold medal – first place 2006 Torino
Bronze medal – third place 2014 Sochi
IPC World Men Championships
Gold medal – first place 2000 - Salt Lake City
Gold medal – first place 2008 - Marlborough
Bronze medal – third place 2009 - Ostrava
Bronze medal – third place 2012 - Hamar
Gold medal – first place 2013 - Goyang

Bradley Bowden (born May 26, 1983) is a Canadian ice sledge hockey and wheelchair basketball player. Born in Missisauga, Ontario, Bowden lives with sacral agenesis. He began playing ice sledge hockey in 1997, aged 13, for the Kitchener Sidewinders. At the age of 15, he was selected for Canada's national team. In 2003, he was named to the men's national wheelchair basketball team which eventually won gold in the 2004 summer Paralympic games in Athens, Greece. He is one of the few Paralympic athletes to win both a Paralympic gold medal in both summer and winter games.


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