Richard Oliver competes in the Class 4 wheelchair slalom event at the 1976 summer Paralympics. Oliver finished 9th of 23 competitors. The event was a test of chair handling skills and required a competitor to go around a course of obstacles in the quickest time possible, with points lost for failure to complete moves or for touching the markers that defined the course.
Date: August 1976
Author: This image is a still from a film made by Donald Worley about Australia's participation at the 1976 Summer Paralympics in Toronto, Canada.