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Shayne Dobson

Birthdate : 17 November 1991

Birthplace : Canada

Hometown : Campbellton

Language : English

Provincial affiliation : Athletics New Brunswick

Club : A.s.e.a.

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Shayne Dobson started his athletic career as a competitive tennis player but took to running when he arrived at the Université de Moncton to pursue a degree in kinesiology, and became a member of the cross country team. He eventually became the team captain and still helps the Aigles Bleus as an assistant coach. He is also a member of ASEA, the Moncton-based track club.

Dobson was born with cerebral palsy that affects the left side of his body, but it has never been an obstacle for him in his pursuit of excellence.

In 2015 at the IPC World Championships, Dobson broke Canadian records in the T37 1500-m and 800-m races to complete a strong season.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Two medals at 2011 Parapan American Games… Two Canadian records at 2015 IPC World Championships…

NOTABLE INTERNATIONAL RESULTS

2015 IPC World Championships 1500m 4th
2015 IPC World Championships 800m 12th
2011 Parapan American Games 1500m 2nd
2011 Parapan American Games 800m 3rd

 

Event 
Season 
Mark 
Meet 
Location 
Date 
60 MetreIndoor9.13Atlantic Indoor ChampionshipsMoncton2016-03-26
800 MetreIndoor2:13.13NB Indoor Athletics ChampionshipsOromocto2017-02-04
1000 MetreIndoor2:51.19Gagetown InvitationalOromocto2016-11-26
1500 MetreIndoor4:44.05Gagetown Indoor MeetOromocto2013-11-23
3000 MetreIndoor10:32.97Atlantic Indoor ChampionshipsMoncton2016-03-26
100 MetreOutdoor1:02.72Canadian Track & Field ChampionshipsCalgary2012-06-29
400 MetreOutdoor1:00.39Ian Hume InvitationSherbrooke2015-06-14
800 MetreOutdoor2:12.37IPC WorldsDoha2015-10-23
1500 MetreOutdoor4:21.06Rio 2016 Paralympic GamesRio de Janeiro2016-09-11
3000 MetreOutdoor10:49.10ASEA Spring OpenerDieppe2014-05-10
5000 MetreOutdoor16:53.62HaliFAST InvitationalDartmouth2015-06-21

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