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Andres Boira

Alpine Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Vision impairment

Further personal information

Languages
Spanish

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
"I love the snow. You're in touch with nature and the sensation of feeling the wind in your face. I like that."
Handedness
Right

International debut

Year
2004
Competing for
Spain
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Wildschönau

General interest

Nicknames
El Nino (Vancouver, 21 Mar 2010)
Hobbies
Mountain biking. (Vancouver, 21 Mar 2010)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Torino 2006 Paralympic Winter Games (Torino, Italy)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Giant Slalom Visually impaired Final Round 12
Men's Slalom Visually impaired Final Round 10
Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Winter Games (Vancouver, Canada)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Slalom Visually impaired Final Round 7
Men's Super-G Visually impaired Final Round 15
Men's Super Combined Visually impaired Final Round 9
Men's Giant Slalom Visually impaired Final Round 12
IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships (Kangwonland, South Korea)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Giant Slalom VI Final 2009-02-21 4
Men's Super-Combined VI Final 2009-02-23 6
Men's Super-G VI Final 2009-02-23 8
Men's Super-G VI Run 2 2009-02-24 10