Christoph Blankertz

Alpine Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Classification
LW9-2

Further personal information

Languages
German

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began skiing at age three with TuS Raubling in Germany.
Why this sport?
He followed his twin brother Alexander into the sport.

General interest

Impairment
He has hemiparesis of the left side of his body. He had a cerebral haemorrhage after he and twin Alexander were born 10 weeks prematurely. (ovb-online.de, 27 Nov 2013; rollstuhlsport-ro.de, 01 Nov 2010)