Para athlete profile: Jaden Movold
Name: Jaden Movold
Birthday: 11 May 2004
Home Town: Auckland
Chosen Sport: wheelchair racing (Para athletics)
Eligible impairment: loss of muscle power
Health condition: spina bifida
Being sports mad from a young age, Jaden Movold always wanted to be a competitive athlete. He got into Para sport when he was young, trying “just about everything: gymnastics, horse riding, surfing, skiing, athletics, cycling, swimming, wheelchair rugby, wheelchair basketball, wheelchair tennis, triathlons, outdoor bowls, and table tennis!”.
Jaden’s main sport is wheelchair racing. He competes both on the track and road in the T54 sports class, competing in distances from 100m to 21km.
Jaden lives in Auckland.