Hometown: Newtownabbey, Antrim
Disability Group: Cerebral Palsy
Michael is a triple Paralympic gold medalist, winning 800m and 1,500m at London 2012 (building on his 800m win at Beijing 2008). He also holds world records for both distances. Michael successful defended his World titles at the World Championships in Doha in 2015, to add yet more medals to his collection.