Australia Day

posted Jan 16, 2019, 2:32 PM by 2MG Real FM   [ updated Jan 16, 2019, 2:32 PM ]

Mid-Western Regional Council have announced that Paralympic Gold Medallist and Former World Number 1 Wheelchair Tennis Player David Hall, OAM is this region 2019 Australia Day Ambassador.

 

As a former professional athlete, he consistently ranked Number 1 in the world for Singles competition and his 19 Super Series Singles Titles, which is the equivalent to the able-bodied Grand Slam, with his title the most recorded by any player on the international tour.

 

David won gold in the Men’s Singles Competition at the Sydney 2000 Paralympic Games.

 

He says that he is excited to visit the region and join in the celebrations, saying that he’s looking forward to meeting locals, having a lamington or two and celebrating the day with everybody.”

 

 

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