Per Fagerhoi

Nordic Skiing

Biography

Impairment information

Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
LW11, LW11

Further personal information

Family
Daughter Nina, son Per Erik
Residence
Krokstadelva, NOR
Languages
Norwegian, English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He has been cross-country skiing since childhood.
Why this sport?
After being diagnosed in 1995 he took a few years away from the sport, before a trainer at a camp in 2002 suggested he take up para cross-country skiing.
Name of coach
Torbjorn Pettersen Broks [national], NOR

International debut

Year
2009
Competing for
Norway

General interest

Impairment
In 1995 he was diagnosed with the neurological disorder Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, which weakens the muscles in his legs. (skiforbundet.no, 07 Dec 2010)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Vancouver 2010 Paralympic Winter Games (Vancouver, Canada)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 1 km Sprint Sitting Qualification 13
Men's 10 km Sitting Final Round 28
Men's 15 km Sitting Final Round 25