Games type: Summer Paralympic Games
Games year: Athens 2004, Beijing 2008
Medal won: Gold
Para sport: Wheelchair rugby
Gender: Male
Date of Birth25 September 1980
OccupationGeneral Manager
Eligible impairmentLoss of muscle power
Health conditionQuadriplegia (caused by spinal cord injury)

Dan was a member of the gold medal winning Wheel Blacks at the Athens 2004 Paralympic Games. He went onto captain the team in Beijing 2008. Dan was also one of the presenters and producers that shared the success of the Rio 2016 Paralympics with all Kiwis as part of the TVNZ and Attitude broadcast.

Dan is now Chief Executive of Able, the media accessibility company.

Dan officially received his ‘numbered’ Paralympic pin as part of The Celebration Project in Auckland in May 2019.

Paralympic results

2008Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games-
2004Athens 2004 Paralympic GamesGold