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Cedric Chevassu

Alpine Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
LW9-2

Further personal information

Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
French

Sport specific information

Why this sport?
In 2016 he was invited to take part in a national Para sports event in France, where he was spotted by coaches from the French national team. "That's how it all began. This sport allows me to let off steam and clear my head. Nothing else matters during training, just having fun and skiing as much as possible."
Club / Team
CS La Tania [FRA] / SC Peisey Vallandry [FRA]:

General interest

Nicknames
Cece (Instagram profile, 27 Dec 2018)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Willpower allows you to reach the summit. Without willpower you stay at the foot of the mountain." (cedricchevassu.com, 01 Nov 2018)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2022 Paralympic Winter Games in Beijing. (cedricchevassu.com, 01 Nov 2018)
Impairment
He suffered a stroke during birth, which resulted in hemiplegia that predominantly affects the right side of his body. (ledauphine.com, 10 Mar 2017; handisport.org, 01 Mar 2020; Le Dauphine Libere, 06 Mar 2020)