Australian swimmer Brendan Burkett prepares to be called to the starting blocks for a race at the 1988 summer Paralympics. Burkett’s career spanned four Games, culminating in carrying the Australian flag in the opening ceremony of the 2000 summer Paralympics in Sydney. In 2018 he was appointed head coach of Swimming Australia’s Para-swimming team.
Date: October 1988
Author: Image donated to Paralympics Australia by Donald Worley.