Further Personal Information
||Wife and two children
||Tamworth, ACT, AUS
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||He started shooting at the age of 16 in Australia.
|Why this sport?
||His father was involved in shooting.
|Club / Team
||Tamworth Gun Club: Tamworth, ACT, AUS
||Barto. (Athlete, 10 Feb 2000)
||Welding scrap metal into pieces of art. (Athlete, 10 Feb 2000)
|Most influential person in career
||Col Burt, who was Barton's coach and mentor, died suddenly aged 47 in 2000 from a rare heart condition. "He carted me around NSW and all over the country. He was like a second dad. All he wanted was for me to make an Olympic team." (Athlete, 10 Feb 2000, smh.com.au, 27 Mar 2000)
|Hero / Idol
||Australian cricket captain Steve Waugh for his mental toughness. (Athlete, 10 Feb 2000)
||His brother George is also a shooter and the pair often compete at the same event. (Athlete, 10 Feb 2000)