Paralympics New Zealand has confirmed a strong three-man team to attend the 2010 IPC Shooting World Championships in Zagreb, Croatia 16th - 24th July 2010.
Experienced Paralympian Michael Johnson from Auckland has excelled on the world stage winning a gold medal at the 2004 Athens Paralympic Games and a bronze medal in Beijing four years later. He also gained gold at the 2006 World Championships in Switzerland.
Making their debut at a World Championship are Grant Philip from Christchurch and the Wairarapa’s Greg Reid.
The team is as follows:
Michael Johnson ( Auckland)
Grant Philip (Christchurch)
Greg Reid (Featherston, Wairarapa)
John Bowden – Team Manager
Michelle Oswald – Loader
Jill Philip – Loader
Gail Cross – Medical Support
Ross Mason – Coach