|Born|| January 28 1969,|
| 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
170 lb (77 kg; 12 st 2 lb)
|Competitor for Canada|
|Ice sledge hockey|
Todd Nicholson (born January 28, 1969) is a member of the 2010 Paralympic Sledge Ice Hockey team. This is the fourth Paralympic games that Nicholson has participated in.
On the way home from his high school prom, Nicholson was involved in a car accident that left him as a paraplegic.
When not competing for Canada, Nicholson participates in the Ottawa Carleton Sledge Hockey Association.
The township of West Carleton hosted Todd Nicholson Day on June 6, 2000 to honour his achievements in hockey. Nicholson volunteers with numerous charities including the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Kids Sports and the Canadian Paralympic Committee. When not playing hockey, Nicholson works as a Project Officer for the Canadian Border Services Agency.
Awards and honorsEdit
- Queen's Jubilee Award
- Tournament All-Star team, 1998 Paralympic Games
- Tournament All-Star team, 2002 Paralympic Games
- Canada's flag bearer at the 2006 Paralympic Games
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