James O'Shea - Berkhamsted

Swimming 100m Breaststroke (SB5)

Fact File

Name: James O’Shea
Event: 100m Breaststroke (SB5)
Born: Newcastle
Lives: Berkhamsted
Date of Birth: 12/02/1978


A relative newcomer to swimming, James was encouraged to start training seriously in the sport by Olympic swimmer Mark Foster. James has been involved in Swimming since 2006.

Prior to this, he also used to participate in Wheelchair Dance Sport and travelled the world, also competing at the 2010 European Championships.

In addition to his sporting achievements, James was awarded a BA (Hons) in History and Politics from the University of Central Lancashire in 2001.

Key Dates

Wed Sept 5th 10.25 Heats
Wed Sept 5th 18.19 Final