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David Auclair

Shooting

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SH1

Further personal information

Family
Partner Carine, one daughter
Residence
Courbevoie, FRA
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
French

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began shooting in Courbevoie, France.
Why this sport?
He decided he would join a shooting club to stay busy. "I did not know what to do for many years [following his accident]. Then my uncle, a sports coach, encouraged me to try shooting."
Club / Team
Societe Courbevoisienne de Tir: France
Name of coach
Martial Chausse [national]
Handedness
Right

General interest

Hobbies
Cooking. (fftir.org, 30 Jul 2021)
Famous relatives
His sister Armelle, who passed away in 2002, represented France in rugby union. (Facebook profile, 02 May 2022; ladepeche.fr, 15 Jul 2002)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2024 Paralympic Games in Paris. (Courbevoie Mag, 01 Oct 2021)
Impairment
He sustained an impairment to his legs after he was involved in a motorbike accident at age 24. (fftir.org, 30 Jul 2021)
Other information
OTHER ACTIVITIES
He has served as president of the board of directors at the Courbevoisienne shooting club in France. (LinkedIn profile, 01 Jun 2022; tir-courbevoie.pagesperso-orange.fr, 02 Sep 2020)