Alister McQueen

Alister McQueen

 

Alister McQueen has been a consistent national team member since the 2011 Parapan American Games in Mexico. At those Games, he produced a successful performance earning bronze medals in the 200-m sprint and javelin.  He made his first Paralympic Games team in London in 2012 and competed at the following two world championships and Parapan Ams in Toronto in 2015.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

2013 and 2015 IPC World Championships, 2012 Paralympic Games, 2011 and 2015 Parapan American Games.

PERSONAL

Grew up playing all different sports including hockey at the age of four... Also played football and was on the swimming team in high school… Continues to play sports other than athletics right now mostly being golf… Played on the Canadian standing amputee hockey team and won two world championships… His left leg was amputated at age nine months due to a congenital birth condition.

NOTABLE INTERNATIONAL RESULTS

2015 IPC World Championships javelin 14th

2015 Parapan American Games javelin 4th

2013 IPC World Championships javelin 5th

2013 IPC World Championships 200m 6th

2013 IPC World Championships 100m 7th

2012 Paralympic Games javelin 7th

2012 Paralympic Games 100m 9th

2012 Paralympic Games 200m 9th

2011 Parapan American Games 200m 3rd

2011 Parapan American Games javelin 3rd

2011 Parapan American Games 100m 5th

Medals

GamesSportEventMedal
2016 Rio ParalympicsAthleticsJavelin Throw - Mensilver
2011 Guadalajara Parapan AmsAthletics200m - Menbronze
2011 Guadalajara Parapan AmsAthleticsJavelin Throw - Menbronze

Summary

Games Sport Event Result
2016 Rio Paralympics Athletics Javelin Throw - Men 2
2012 London Paralympics Athletics 100m - Men 9
2012 London Paralympics Athletics 200m - Men 9
2012 London Paralympics Athletics Javelin Throw - Men 7
Games Sport Event Result
2015 Toronto Parapan Ams Athletics Javelin Throw - Men 4
2011 Guadalajara Parapan Ams Athletics Javelin Throw - Men 3
2011 Guadalajara Parapan Ams Athletics 100m - Men 5
2011 Guadalajara Parapan Ams Athletics 200m - Men 3