Michel Filteau

Michel Filteau is a veteran wheelchair racer competing in his second Paralympic Games. In 2008 at the Beijing Paralympics, Filteau finished 16th in the marathon.

This year Filteau has had two top podium finishes in Carrozzine in Padova, Italy with a time of 1:28:50, and at Canadian Marathon Championships, Ottawa, Canada, with a time of 1:37:17.

Hard work and countless hours on the road have propelled Filteau to where he is today. Filteau is also the T54 10000m Canadian record holder.


Games Sport Event Result
2012 London Paralympics Athletics Marathon - Men 26
2008 Beijing Paralympics Athletics Marathon - Men 16
2008 Beijing Paralympics Athletics 1500m - Men 26
2008 Beijing Paralympics Athletics 5000m - Men 26
2004 Athens Paralympics Athletics 5000m - Men 21
2004 Athens Paralympics Athletics 10000m - Men 12
2004 Athens Paralympics Athletics Marathon - Men 23