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Julian Allen

Former Private from the 2nd battalion, the light infantry, Julian Allen of Somerset was inspired to be a part of Team UK after watching two of his friends take part in the 2016 and 2017 Games. Watching the Games from his hospital bed after a back procedure, Julian was determined to use the power of sport to aid his recovery. The 49-year-old has set himself the goal of achieving a personal best in Powerlifting and as well as maintaining his health and well-being, he is determined to set a good example and inspire his son, Archie about what can be achieved despite having a disability.