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Alex Lajtman

Alpine Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
B3
Guide
Monika Ertlova

Further personal information

Residence
Prievidza, SVK
Languages
Slovak

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2015 at the Remata ski resort in Slovakia.
Why this sport?
He attended a ski camp that was organised to look for new talent.
Name of coach
Roman Petrik [national], SVK

General interest

Hobbies
Travel, running. (Athlete, 06 Jan 2019)
Most influential person in career
His coaches, and Slovak Para alpine skier Jakub Krako. (Athlete, 06 Jan 2019)
Hero / Idol
Slovak Para alpine skier Jakub Krako, US alpine skier Mikaela Shiffrin. (Athlete, 06 Jan 2019)
Other sports
He competed in Para cycling at the 2019 European Cup in Puchov, Slovakia. (rkignis.sk, 01 Jan 2019)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2022 Paralympic Winter Games in Beijing. (Instagram profile, 02 Aug 2021; Athlete, 06 Jan 2019)
Impairment
He was born with a congenital impairment to both eyes. He has about 20% vision. (rkignis.sk, 01 Jan 2019)