Neroli Fairhall

 

 

Age: 61

 

Summary: Paralympians athlete who won a gold medal in archery at the 1982 Commonwealth Games and the first wheelchair-using athlete to compete at an Olympics (in 1984) who was paralyzed from the waist down in a motorcycle accident years earlier.

 

 

Cause of Death: Lengthy illness

 

Born: August 26, 1944

 

Died: June 11, 2006

 

Location: Wellington, New Zealand