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|DOB||03 Dec 1969 (age 44)|
Phil was recruited to Paratriathlon via a British Triathlon Talent IT initiative. He is one on the finest wheelchair racers in the country.
Phil broke his back in 1991 after being involved in a cycling accident. This left him paralysed from the waist down.
His achievements in a racing chair include 3rd at the Bupa Great North Run 2012 and 1st Bupa Great Birmingham Run in 2010,11 and 12. He also has 13 caps as a GB international wheelchair basketball player.
He is new to the squad in 2013 and is being funded by Sport England.
Follow Phil on Twitter @wheelyphil
Coach: Steve Casson
Coaches view on Phil: "Dedicated, motivated and a great application to training/racing."
What motivates you? Rio 2016, to be the best, being a good role model, and my family
Family: Wife, Sarah, and children Sam and Grace
Key Results: Won the ETU Paratriathlon in June 2013, the event was his first ever triathlon. Won British Paratriathlon title in July 2013 in Liverpool.
Phil Hogg Latest ITU events...
- 11th Sep 20132013 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final London4th
- 13th Jul 20132013 GBR Paratriathlon National Championships1st
- 14th Jun 20132013 Alanya ETU Triathlon European Championships1st