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09/13/2017 3:10am

Deaf Olympian Dean Barton-Smith takes on coaching role with Eastern Football League club Ferntree Gully

Deaf Olympian Dean Barton-Smith takes on coaching role with Eastern Football League club Ferntree Gully

Deaf Olympian Dean Barton-Smith coached Ferntree Gully’s under-18 girls’ team this year. Photo: Daniel Pockett DEAN Barton-Smith is no stranger to breaking down barriers. Twenty-five years since Barton-Smith, 49, became the first deaf Australian to compete at an Olympic Games, he is now inspiring the next generation of athletes […]