Birthdate : 10 January 1997
Birthplace : Canada
Hometown : Pickering
Language : English
Provincial affiliation : Athletics Ontario
Club : Greater Uxbridge Road Runners
Coach : Edward Larocque
Event specialization : Middle Distance, Distance
Mitchell Chase emerged as one of Canada’s most promising young track and field stars at the 2015 Parapan American Games in Toronto, where he won the gold medal in the T38 800-m.
A few weeks later he cracked the top-five in the same event at the IPC World Championships. He started running cross-country in Grade 2 at public school and transitioned to include track in high school.
He competes in the middle distances (400m, 800m 1500m, 3000m) and he is also an excellent cross country runner.
2015 Parapan American Games… Ontario para-cross-country champion in 2014…
Born with cerebral palsy which affects his right leg… Considering a career in engineering…enjoys skiing and hockey… Achieved NLS & Swim Instructors Certificates with Life Saving Society and Red Cross… He works in both roles in Pickering and at Camp Robin Hood in Toronto… has one sister and a twin brother...
NOTABLE INTERNATIONAL RESULTS
2015 IPC World Championships 1500m 5th
2015 IPC World Championships 800m 9th
2015 Parapan American Games 1500m 1st
|800 Metre||Indoor||2:09.75||Hershey Canadian Indoor Championships||Montreal||2016-02-20|
|1500 Metre||Indoor||4:32.30||AO Youth Senior Championship||Toronto||2017-02-12|
|800 Metre||Outdoor||2:10.15||Desert Challenge||Tempe||2016-05-14|
|1500 Metre||Outdoor||4:26.64||IPC Worlds||Doha||2015-10-30|