Christopher Melton

Alpine Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
LW12-1

Further personal information

Languages
English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up para-skiing in 2006 and began competing in 2011.

General interest

Nicknames
Chris (Facebook profile, 04 Sep 2016)
Other sports
He has competed for the US national junior ice sledge hockey team, and has also played wheelchair tennis at junior national level. (griffinshockey.com, 02 Aug 2013; mlive.com, 30 Sep 2008)
Impairment
He was born with spina bifida. (highschoolsports.mlive.com, 26 Jan 2011)