Michael O’Callaghan #52
Games type: Summer Paralympic Games
Games year: New York & Stoke Mandeville 1984
Medal won: Silver
Para sport: Para athletics
Michael was part of the New Zealand Paralympic Team of 13 Kiwi Paralympians who competed at the New York and Stoke Mandeville 1984 Paralympic Games. Michael was very successful, winning 2 silver medals out of the 3 events he competed in. It was in Para athletics in the 1500m A6 and the 5000m A6. Michael lives in Ashburton, Canterbury.