What Is Nick Mayhugh Disability? Nick was born with cerebral palsy and had a stroke in utero. Find more about his age and height details.
Nick is a midfielder for the United States Para 7-a-side National team. He has made his mark on the team and loves to play the sport, but soccer was cut out from the Tokyo Paralympic Games.
And, he decided to choose a different sport and turned his attention towards track and field. Sports anchor Scott Abraham from 7News spoke with Nick about his journey going from soccer to track & field in the two years.
Nick switched from soccer to track in 2019 and has trained non-stop on the track. For better training, he moved to Charlotte to train with his elder brother cum coach Thomas.
Currently, Nick is the T-37 American record holder in 100m and 200m dash. Also ranked number 1 in the world.
Does Nick Mayhugh Have Any Disability? Cerebral Palsy
Though having a disability, Nick Mayhugh has overcome it. He was born with Cerebral Palsy and also had a stroke in utero.
Basically, cerebral palsy affects a person’s ability to move and maintain posture. It is caused by a brain injury or problem that occurs during pregnancy.
When Nick was in freshman year in Battlefield high school, he suffered a grand mal seizure. Also, his doctor told him never to play any sports again, but that didn’t happen.
Nick Mayhugh Age & Height: How Old/Tall Is He?
Nick Mayhugh’s current age is 25 years old.
He was born on 27th February 1996. His birthplace is Fairfax, Va, and he is currently living in Manassas, Va. He holds American nationality.
Nick stands tall at the height of 6 feet, and he weighs around 155lbs.
Know His Parents Details
Nick Mayhugh is the son of his parents, Scott and Stephnee Mayhugh.
He has an elder brother Thomas Mayhugh, who is also his track and field coach.
Since four years old, he has played soccer, and his love for soccer is much more than any other sport.
Some of his hobbies include public speaking, playing video games, and spending time with family and friends.
And, up to now, there is no information regarding his girlfriend.
Meet Him On Instagram
Nick is dynamic on Instagram under the name @nickmayhugh.
He has a verified Insta handle with more than 7k adherents to date, July 2021. Also, he is available on Twitter as @nickmayhugh and has nearly 700 adherents.