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Nathan Stephens

(1988-), Javelin and discus thrower; Paralympian

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One of only two UK athletes to compete at both Winter and Summer Paralympic Games, Nathan Stephens was a member of Team GB's ice sledge hockey team in Turin 2006 and competed as a javelin and discus thrower in Beijing 2008. He has won gold medals in the javelin, discus and shot put at junior and senior national level. Currently competing in the javelin and discus Stephens won gold at the 2011 World Athletics Championships, breaking the javelin world record later that year. He competed in the London 2012 Paralympic Games.

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Nathan Stephens, by Bettina von Zwehl - NPG P1736

Nathan Stephens

by Bettina von Zwehl
C-type colour print, 18 May 2010
NPG P1736

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