TWO Lincolnshire athletes are in great form ahead of what they hope will be a great summer in Rio. Zac Shaw and Hollie Arnold are both dreaming of representing their country at the Paralympic Games in Brazil later this year.

ZAC Shaw continued his progress with a medal-winning performance in a high-quality contest. The Cleethorpes AC Paralympic hopeful was in action at the BUCS (British University and Colleges Sport) Championships in Bedford.

ZAC Shaw says he is ready for an exciting year after getting his season off to a cracking start in Dubai. Competing in both the 100m and 200m at the IPC Grand Prix, the Cleethorpes Athletic Club sprinter was aiming to show some solid form after a tough winter.

ZAC Shaw may have enjoyed his first taste of the big time at the IPC World Athletics Championships – but now his main concern is making sure it is only the start of his journey. The 19-year-old partially-sighted sprinter impressed in Doha, where he made the finals of both the 100m and 200m.

GRIMSBY sprinter Zac Shaw raced into the final of the 200m at the IPC World Athletics Championships today. He turned on the style in his heat to make the showpiece showdown. It comes after the 19-year-old also impressed in the 100m at the big global contest in Doha, Qatar – which features many of the […]

BEING selected to compete in the prestigious IPC World Athletics Championships wasn’t just a great moment for Zac Shaw – it was the best feeling he has ever had. The 19-year-old visually impaired sprinter will compete for Team GB in both the 100m and 200m in Doha this month. The Grimsby talent, who is a […]

TWO top Grimsby-area athletes have been selected for the forthcoming IPC World Championships. The competition – featuring the world’s best athletes with a disability – is to be held in Doha, Qatar, from October 21-31. Hollie Arnold will go for gold in the javelin, while Zac Shaw will compete in the 100m and 200m. Arnold […]