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OROBITG Miquel
Sport Shooting Para sport, Wheelchair Tennis
NPC Spain   
GenderMen
Age52
Place of BirthMännedorf, SUI
Height1.58 m
Weight 56 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Classification
SH1
Further Personal Information
Residence
Llagostera, ESP
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Catalan, French, German, Italian, Spanish, English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began the sport at age 15 in Mannedorf, Switzerland.
Senior International Debut
Year
1994
Competing for
Spain
Location
Linz
General Interest
Hobbies
Shooting, watching TV, listening to music. (Athlete, 04 Jan 2011)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning the team title at the 1998 World Championships in Santander, Spain. (Athlete, 04 Jan 2011)
Hero / Idol
Swedish Paralympic shooter Jonas Jacobsson. (Athlete, 04 Jan 2011)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Participating is more important than winning." (Athlete, 04 Jan 2011)
Impairment
He was born with spina bifida. (Athlete, 04 Jan 2011)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
9 2004 Air Rifle Prone SH1 598
17 2004 Air Rifle Standing SH1 569
  2004 Free Rifle 3x40 SH1 575 DNF
27 2008 Air Rifle Prone SH1 595
22 2008 Air Rifle Standing SH1 573
18 2008 Free Rifle 3x40 SH1 1113
36 2008 Free Rifle Prone SH1 570
27 2012 MR1 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH1 555
33 2012 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1 594
44 2012 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1 568
22 2012 R7 - 50m Rifle 3 positions SH1 1102
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
29 2006 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1  
13 2006 R7 - 50m Rifle 3 positions SH1  
31 2010 R1 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH1  
49 2010 R3 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH1  
18 2010 R7 - 50m Rifle 3 positions SH1  
30 2010 R6 - 50m Free Rifle Prone SH1