Australian Aths History
Richard NICHOLSON (ACT)
Male       b. 30 Jun 1970
Competition   Event Position Result
International Competition
2004 Paralympic Games  100 metres - Para-Athletics (T54) 15/30 Ht1 4th 15.05(-0.2); SF2 7th 15.33(-0.2)
  400 metres - Para-Athletics (T54) 14/24 Ht3 7th 49.28
  4 x 100m - Para-Athletics (T53-54) 2 Ht1 1st 53.51; Final 2nd 52.10
  4 x 400m - Para-Athletics (T53-54) 5 Ht2 2nd 3:19.10
  Pentathlon - Para-Athletics (P54-58) 10/11 10th 4662pts (7.91m, 18.23m, 27.24(+0.5), 26.50m, 3:17.50)
2006 Commonwealth Games  Discus Throw - Para-Athletics (Seated) 5/8 5th 28.29m
2006 IPC World Championships  100 metres - Para-Athletics (T54) 21/32 Ht3 5th 15.75(+0.1)
  200 metres - Para-Athletics (T54) 14/32 Ht1 5th 26.83(+1.5); SF2 7th 27.85(-0.7)
  400 metres - Para-Athletics (T54) 26/32 Ht4 8th 58.47
  Marathon - Para-Athletics (T54) 56/56 DNF
  4 x 100m - Para-Athletics (T53-54) 5 Ht2 2nd 55.75
  4 x 400m - Para-Athletics (T53-54) 10 Ht1 DQ (Rule 170.14)
2008 Paralympic Games  100 metres - Para-Athletics (T54) 9/21 Ht2 3rd 14.76(-0.3)
  200 metres - Para-Athletics (T54) 14/22 Ht2 6th 26.37(+0.6)
  400 metres - Para-Athletics (T54) 20/27 Ht4 5th 50.36
  4 x 100m - Para-Athletics (T53-54) 4 Ht2 1st 52.60; Final DQ (Rule 170.14)
2011 IPC World Championships  100 metres - Para-Athletics (T54) 26/32 Ht1 6th 16.04 (+0.9)
  200 metres - Para-Athletics (T54) 16/32 Ht3 4th 27.19 (-1.1)
  400 metres - Para-Athletics (T54) 18/31 Ht1 4th 51.57
  Marathon - Para-Athletics (T54) 34/34 DNF
  4 x 400m - Para-Athletics (T53/54) Ht1 DQ (Rule 170.14)
2012 Paralympic Games  100 metres - Para-Athletics (T54) 17/22 Ht2 6th 15.23 (+1.0)
  400 metres - Para-Athletics (T54) 14/21 Ht3 5th 50.49
  4 x 400m - Para-Athletics (T53/T54) 3 Ht1 3rd 3:17.28; Final 3rd 3:13.42
2013 IPC World Championships  200 metres - Para-Athletics (T54) 12/19 Ht3 4th 26.48(-0.4)
  400 metres - Para-Athletics (T54) 11/15 Ht2 5th 49.50
  4 x 400m - Para-Athletics (T53/54) Ht2 1st 3:16.42; Final DNF
2014 Commonwealth Games  1500 metres - Para-Athletics (T54) 7/14 Ht1 4th 3:30.12; Final 7th 3:32.11
2015 IPC World Championships  400 metres - Para-Athletics (T54) 20/24 Ht3 6th 51.06
  800 metres - Para-Athletics (T54) 16/24 Ht4 4th 1:40.18; SF1 8th 1:42.81
  1500 metres - Para-Athletics (T54) 25/30 Ht1 8th 3:31.96
 

 

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