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Aurelie Reiffers

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
S6, SB6, SM6

Further personal information

Languages
French

Sport specific information

Club / Team
Association Thionvilloise Handisport et Environs: France
Name of coach
Anita Fatis [personal], FRA

General interest

Sporting philosophy / motto
"You do not know how strong you are, until the day it's your only option." (Facebook profile, 04 Dec 2019)
Impairment
She was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis at age four. (boulplanet.com, 01 Sep 2018; samoenshandiglissenepal.blogspot.com, 01 Sep 2018)
Other information
RAISING AWARENESS
In 2018 she undertook a trek in the Himalayan mountain range in Nepal to raise awareness for multiple sclerosis. "We hear all too often that because we are disabled we cannot do anything. With this challenge I want to prove that whether someone is handicapped or not, we are capable of big and beautiful things." (boulplanet.com, 01 Sep 2018; samoenshandiglissenepal.blogspot.com, 01 Sep 2018)