Myles Porter

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Myles Porter
Personal information
Nationality American
Born November 22, 1985 (1985-11-22) (age 31)
Fremont, Ohio, U.S.
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)

Myles Porter (born November 22, 1985)[1] is an American Para judoist.

Biography[edit]

Myles was born in Fremont, Ohio and is currently attending University of Toledo. He was a 2007 bronze medalist at Parapan American Games and 2009 one too at Rendez Vous, Montreal, Canada. He was a three-time golden medalist at German Open for Blind & Visually Impairment, Germany between 2009 and 2011. During both 2010 and 2011 respectively he won bronze medal as well, for his participation at IBSA World Judo Championships in Antalya, Turkey. In the same 2010 he was a gold medalist at Lithuanian Open for Blind & Visually Impaired which was held at the capital of Lithuania, Vilnius. In 2011 he pushed his limits at Parapan American Games and this time won a gold medal. At the 2012 Paralympic Games he won a silver medal for 100 kilograms (220 lb).[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Myles Porter". London 2012 Paralympic Games. Archived from the original on 2013-04-30. 
  2. ^ "Myles Porter". Team USA. United States Olympic Committee. Retrieved July 10, 2013.