Doug Learoyd

Doug Learoyd

 

Doug Learoyd helped Canada to bronze medals at the past two Parapan Am Games. This year he hopes to be at least a step higher on the podium to qualify Canada for the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio. 

He first got involved in volleyball in 2003. A year later, in 2004, he joined the Canadian National Men’s Standing Disabled Volleyball Team at age 14 and helped Canada to the world title in 2006. He’s been on the national sitting team since 2007 when he was only 17.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Bronze medals at 2007 and 2011 Parapan Am Games…Named to 2015 Parapan Ams team…

PERSONAL

Kinesiology student at the University of Calgary…

NOTABLE INTERNATIONAL RESULTS

2015 Defi Sportif 1st
2013 Pan Am Championships 3rd
2011 Parapan Ams 3rd

2010 World Championships 16th
2007 Parapan Ams 3rd
2006 World Championships (standing) 1st

 

Medals

GamesSportEventMedal
2015 Toronto Parapan AmsVolleyball - SittingSitting Volleyball - Menbronze
2011 Guadalajara Parapan AmsVolleyball - SittingSitting Volleyball - Menbronze
2007 Rio Parapan AmsVolleyball - SittingSitting Volleyball - Menbronze

Summary

Games Sport Event Result
2015 Toronto Parapan Ams Volleyball - Sitting Sitting Volleyball - Men 3
2011 Guadalajara Parapan Ams Volleyball - Sitting Sitting Volleyball - Men 3
2007 Rio Parapan Ams Volleyball - Sitting Sitting Volleyball - Men 3