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Berit Gejl

Shooting

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
SH1

Further personal information

Residence
Esbjerg, DEN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Danish, German, English
Higher education
Music - Institute of Musical Art: Copenhagen, DEN

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2007 at Helle Skytteforening in Denmark.
Club / Team
Helle Skytteforening: Denmark
Name of coach
Steen Hansen [national], DEN

International debut

Year
2009
Competing for
Denmark
Tournament
World Cup
Location
Poland

General interest

Injuries
She underwent 10 operations on her spine between 1986 and 2004. (Athlete, 04 Apr 2011)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Kick life, before it kicks you." (Athlete, 23 Apr 2012)
Impairment
She is paralysed in her left leg after it became infected during an operation. (Athlete, 04 Apr 2011)

Results

Unit Date Rank
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
R3 - Mixed 10 m Air Rifle Prone SH1 Qualification 2012-09-01 31
R6 - Mixed 50 m Rifle Prone SH1 Qualification 2012-09-04 46