Lloyds TSB, proud Presenting Partner of the London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay, has selected Paralympic hopeful, 15 year old Michael Murphy from London, as an Olympic Torchbearer. Michael, who was Grade 1a Junior International Champion 3 years in a row has recently undergone major surgery. He was selected because of his commitment to his sport of Paralympic dressage and for inspiring his peers through his sheer will and determination in the face of adversity.
Michael is an athlete on the Lloyds TSB Local Heroes programme. Lloyds TSB Local Heroes, in partnership with SportsAid, supports future stars of Team GB and ParalympicsGB on their journey to London 2012 and beyond. To find out more visit lloydstsb.com/localheroes