Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Bad Hofgastein, AUT
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He first tried skiing in 2007 in Salzburg, Austria. He began competing the following year.
Why this sport?
His insurance representative told him about a sports association for people with an impairment in Salzburg, Austria. He then went on a ski course for amputees.
Name of coach
Eric Digruber [national], AUT
Andi (stolperstein.com, 01 Jan 2016)
To compete at the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (stolperstein.com, 2016)
In January 2002 he was involved in a car accident that resulted in a transtibial amputation of his right leg. He was in hospital for two months and underwent five operations. (stolperstein.com, 2016)