- LATEST TRIUMPHS:
- 2017 World Para Alpine Skiing Championships: Gold - giant slalom, slalom; Silver - super-G
- 2016-17 World Para Alpine Skiing World Cup: Super-G - third
Arthur Bauchet delivered an outstanding performance on his debut season, winning gold in the men’s giant slalom and slalom standing at the World Championships in Tarvisio, Italy. He also added silver in the super-G.
The French teenager also ended seventh in the 2016-17 World Para Alpine Skiing World Cup overall rankings and third in the super-G.
Bauchet also participated in the World Cup Finals and PyeongChang 2018 Test Event last March, securing two wins and two second places on the Paralympic course and cementing himself as a strong candidate for gold at his first Winter Games in the South Korean city.
He has hereditary spastic paraplegia, a condition affecting his spinal cord that causes weakness and tremors in his legs, and makes him fatigued.