Richard Chiassaro made his Commonwealth Games debut on the Gold Coast.
Richard, from Harlow, joined the other athletes in Team England’s athletics squad to compete at the Carrara Stadium in the T54 1500m. He set a Games record in qualifying with 3:05.76 in the heats but unfortunately after a puncture in the final, placed in eighth.
11 November 1981
Harlow Athletics Club
Gold Coast 2018
2017 World Para Athletics Championships - Bronze in the T54 100m
2016 European Championships - Gold in the T54 200m and silver in the T54 100, 400 and 800m races