Aled Sion Davies

Athletics

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  • D.O.B: 24/05/91

Events: discus and shot put

Aled was a keen sportsman from a young age, representing Wales at swimming as a child and racking up multiple podium finishes at the IWAS World Junior Championships. In 2005 he was invited by Disability Sport Wales to try out athletics with a group of elite Paralympians and picked up a shot put and discus for the first time. is prowess has known no bounds as he’s gone on to become triple world champion and double Paralympic gold medal winner for both discus and shot put. Aled’s on a nine-year unbeaten major tournament run. Aled was made an MBE in the 2013 New Year’s Honours List.

Commonwealth Appearances:

  • 2014

Achievements

  • 2012
    Paralympic Games – SP BRONZE, DT GOLD.
  • 2013
    IPC World Championships DT GOLD, SP GOLD.
  • 2014
    IPC European Championships – DT GOLD, SP GOLD. Commonwealth Games – F44/42 DT Silver.
  • 2015
    IPC World Championships – DT GOLD, SP GOLD.
  • 2016
    Paralympic Games – SP GOLD. IPC European Championships – DT GOLD, SP GOLD.
  • 2017
    World Para Championships – SP GOLD, DT GOLD
  • 2018
    European Para Championships – DT GOLD, SP GOLD.
  • 2019
    World Para Championships – SP GOLD.
  • 2021
    Paralympic Games – SP GOLD; European Championships – SP GOLD