About Adrian Derbyshire
Adrian Derbyshire (born 1 July 1974) is a former British international wheelchair fencer, ambassador for anti bullying, stigma and hate crime for the United Kingdom and CEO of The Adrian Derbyshire Foundation.
He was a member of the Great Britain Fencing Squad, and British National Wheelchair Saber champion of 2010 and has won 2 gold and 3 silver domestic medals.
Derbyshire was a 2012 Olympic torch-bearer.
He retired from International competitions in 2013 following a shoulder injury which prevented him from competing in the London 2012 Paralympic games and a burglary in early 2013 in which most of his fencing equipment was stolen and his sports wheelchair was badly damaged. Derbyshire has featured on several television shows promoting wheelchair fencing, including 'That Paralympic Show' and is featured in an ITV advertisement.
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