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Andreas Schaefers

Shooting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SH2

Further personal information

Family
Wife Stefanie, children Sandra and Rene
Residence
Paderborn, GER
Languages
English, German

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport in 1980 at age 16 in Altenbeken, Germany.
Why this sport?
His friends got him involved in the sport.
Club / Team
SV Brachthausen-Wirme: Germany
Name of coach
Rudi Krenn [national]
Coach from which country?
Germany

International debut

Year
2011
Competing for
Germany
Tournament
World Cup
Location
Szczecin

General interest

Hobbies
Making music. (Athlete, 08 Feb 2012)
Most influential person in career
His first coach, Albert Niggemeier, who died in 2004. (Athlete, 08 Feb 2012)
Impairment
His left arm was amputated due to an accident. (Athlete, 08 Feb 2012)

Results

Unit Date Rank
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
R5 - Mixed 10 m Air Rifle Prone SH2 Qualification 2012-09-01 15