Sam Bramham entered Paralympic competition with a splash when he broke the 100-metre Butterfly world record at the 2004 Athens Paralympics, aged just 16. Since then he has travelled the world, blazing a trail of triumph over adversity and getting into more than a little mischief along the way.
Sam had his right leg amputated at the age of five but has never let his disability get in the way of his dreams, or to quell his larrikin spirit. He caused an international incident at one Paralympics after convincing a pesky American journalist that his leg was chewed off by a kangaroo, and spent a night in the slammer after he and his stupid mates faked a shark attack on a packed NSW beach. He’s aread more