Andy Lapthorne, United Kingdom (1990)

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Andy is a British wheelchair tennis player, a three time Paralympic Medalist and five time grand slam champion. He took up wheelchair tennis in 2005, and entered the quad division in 2008. He and British player Peter Norfolk made a spectacular debut as a doubles pairing when they defeated American Paralympic quad doubles champions Nick Taylor and David Wagner before going on to win the title at the Florida open. Since then they have won the Australian Open four times and once the US open. He competed at his first Summer Paralympics at London 2012 in the quad singles and in the quad doubles, in which he won a silver Medal. At the latest Paralympics at Rio in 2016 he won a silver Medal in the quad doubles and a bronze Medal in the singles. Wheelchair: THE KSL

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